Saturday, August 20, 2011

A Closer Look At..

...Charlotte Greenwood

1. Born in 1890 in Philadelphia.

2. Was almost 5'9" tall and said she was the only woman who, "would kick a giraffe in the eye".

3.Started out on Vaudeville before making it to Broadway.

4. Finally played her dream role of Aunt Eller in "Oklahoma" before retiring.

5. Was married twice.

6. First name was Frances.

7. Died at age 87 in Los Angeles.

8. Is quoted, "Temperament is temper that is too old to spark."


Irene Palfy said...

Oh - I love her! Always happy to spot her in films! :") Thank you for that great post!!

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