Dolores Costello

Dolores Costello
1903 - 1979

Dolores Costello  American Actress

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Dolores Costello passed away on 1st Mar 1979 aged 75.


Dolores Costello was previously married to John Vruwink (1939 - 1950) and John Barrymore (1928 - 1935).

She was in a relationship with James Montgomery Flagg.

Dolores Costello had encounters with David O. Selznick.


American Actress Dolores Costello was born on 17th September, 1903 in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania and passed away on 1st Mar 1979 Fallbrook, California aged 75. She is most remembered for The Goddess of the Silver Screen, WAMPAS Baby Star of 1926. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Dolores Costello is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 20th-century American actresses and Burials at Calvary Cemetery, East Los Angeles.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 11 years 9 years, 1 month 7 years, 2 months
Dating1 - - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 11 years 5 years, 7 months 7 years, 2 months


First Name Dolores
Last Name Costello
Full Name at Birth Dolores Costello
Alternative Name The Goddess of the Silver Screen
Age 75 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th September, 1903
Birthplace Pittsburg, Pennsylvania
Died 1st March, 1979
Place of Death Fallbrook, California
Cause of Death emphysema
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Goddess of the Silver Screen, WAMPAS Baby Star of 1926
Year(s) Active 1909–1943
Father Maurice Costello (Actor)
Mother Mae Costello (Actress)
Sister Helene Costello (Actress)

Dolores Costello (September 17, 1903 – March 1, 1979) was an American film actress who achieved her greatest success during the era of silent movies. She was nicknamed "The Goddess of the Silent Screen". She was stepmother of John Barrymore's daughter Diana, by his second wife Blanche Oelrichs, the mother of John Drew Barrymore and Dolores (Dee Dee) Barrymore, and the grandmother of John Barrymore III, Blyth Dolores Barrymore, Brahma Blyth (Jessica) Barrymore, and Drew Barrymore.

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Dolores Costello75 VirgoActress
John Vruwink-
John Barrymore60 AquariusActor
James Montgomery Flagg82 GeminiArtist
David O. Selznick63 TaurusFilm/TV Producer


Dolores Ethel MaeFemale8th April, 193086 years old
John DrewMale4th June, 193284 years old


This Is the Army1943Mrs. DavidsonMovie
The Magnificent Ambersons1942Isabel Amberson MinaferMovie
King of the Turf1939Eve BarnesMovie
Outside These Walls1939Margaret BronsonMovie
Whispering Enemies1939Laura CrandallMovie
Breaking the Ice1938Martha MartinMovie
The Beloved Brat1938Helen CosgroveMovie
Little Lord Fauntleroy1936'Dearest'Movie
Yours for the Asking1936Lucille Sutton (as Dolores Costello Barrymore)Movie
Expensive Women1931Connie NewtonMovie
Second Choice1930Vallery GroveMovie
The Show of Shows1929Performer in 'Meet My Sister' NumberMovie
Glad Rag Doll1929Annabel LeeMovie
Hearts in Exile1929Vera ZuanovaMovie
Madonna of Avenue A1929Maria MortonMovie
The Redeeming Sin1929Joan BillaireMovie
Noah's Ark1928Mary, MiriamMovie
Glorious Betsy1928Betsy PattersonMovie
Tenderloin1928Rose ShannonMovie
Old San Francisco1927Dolores VasquezMovie
When a Man Loves1927Manon LescautMovie
The College Widow1927Jane WitherspoonMovie
The Heart of Maryland1927Maryland CalvertMovie
A Million Bid1927Dorothy GordonMovie
The Sea Beast1926Esther HarperMovie
Mannequin1926Joan HerrickMovie
Bride of the Storm1926Faith FitzhughMovie
Little Irish Girl, The1926Dot WalkerMovie
The Third Degree1926Annie DalyMovie
Bobbed Hair1925Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)Movie
Greater Than a Crown1925Isabel Frances, Princess of LividiaMovie
The Glimpses of the Moon1923Secondary RoleMovie
Lawful Larceny1923Nora the maidMovie
Evil Men Do, The1915David - as a Little BoyMovie
Heart of Jim Brice, The1915Movie
Some Steamer Scooping1914The Little StowawayMovie
Etta of the Footlights1914Short Film
Too Much Burglar1914Movie
Fellow Voyagers1913Little Dolores GrayShort Film
The Hindoo Charm1913Dolores Tilbury - the Older ChildShort Film
Birthday Gift, A1913Movie
In the Shadow1913Neighbor GirlMovie
Meeting of the Ways, The1912One of Tom's ChildrenMovie
Ida's Christmas1912Ida - the Little Smith GirlShort Film
Juvenile Love Affair, A1912Jane - Alvin's SweetheartMovie
The Money Kings1912Short Film
Song of the Shell1912Little Bess M.Movie
Troublesome Step-Daughters, The1912Movie
For the Honor of the Family1912Alice - the ChildMovie
Irony of Fate, The1912Fourth ChildMovie
Lulu's Doctor1912LuluShort Film
Captain Jenks' Dilemma1912One of Widow Brown's ChildrenShort Film
Toymaker, The1912Little Dot AveryMovie
Wanted... a Grandmother1912Movie
Captain Barnacle's Legacy1912Ruth - Barnacle's Adopted DaughterMovie
She Never Knew1912Mr. Blinn's GranddaughterMovie
Her Grandchild1912Little Janet - the GrandchildMovie
Vultures and Doves1912Mrs. Hanley's Little GirlMovie
Bobby's Father1912Bobby RamsayMovie
The Child Crusoes1911Short Film
Geranium, A1911Movie
His Sister's Children1911Buster aka Budge - One of the ChildrenMovie
Consuming Love; or, St. Valentine's Day in Greenaway Land1911Short Film
Reformed Santa Claus, A1911The Widow's 1st ChildMovie
Some Good in All1911Betty Lane - John's DaughterShort Film
The Telephone1910The ChildShort Film
A Midsummer Night's Dream1909FairyShort Film
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little_queeniesAug 28, 2008

Included her in a group foir The Barrymore family, please check it out! ;)

little_queeniesAug 25, 2008

Included her in a group for The Barrymore Family, please check out her community section, thanks!

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