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Lillian Gish
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Age 99
Birthday 14 October, 1893
Birthplace Springfield, Ohio, USA
Died 27 February, 1993
Place of Death New York, New York, USA
Height 5' 5½" (166 cm)
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Libra
Nationality American
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Birth of a Nation (1915)
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Lillian Diana Gish (October 14, 1893 – February 27, 1993) was an American actress of the screen and stage, as well as a director and writer whose film acting career spanned 75 years, from 1912 in silent film shorts to 1987. Gish was called the First Lady of American Cinema, and she is credited with pioneering fundamental film performing techniques.


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1987 The Whales of August Sarah Webber
1986 Sweet Liberty Cecelia Burgess
1983 Hambone and Hillie Hillie Radcliffe
1983 Hobson's Choice Miss Molly Winkle
1981 American Playhouse Mrs Loftus
1981 Thin Ice Grandmother
1978 A Wedding Nettie Sloan
1978 Sparrow Widow
1977 The Love Boat Mrs. Williams
1976 Twin Detectives Billy Jo Haskins
1969 Arsenic and Old Lace Martha Brewster



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