American film actress who began her career as a child star and then became a leading lady, starring in The Magic Cloak of Oz.
She made her first screen appearance at the age of 11 in The Post Telegrapher.
She found the transition from silent films to films with sound difficult, and her career slowed as her job offers diminished.
She was married to Charlie Chaplin for two years and they had one son who died in infancy. She was also married to Everett Terrence McGovern and Bill Fleckenstein.
She was portrayed by Milla Jovovich in the film Chaplin.