Ethel Barrymore

Ethel Barrymore
1879 - 1959

Ethel Barrymore  American Actress

Ethel Barrymore (born Ethel Mae Blythe; August 15, 1879 – June 18, 1959) was an American actress and a member of the Barrymore family of actors. Regarded as the "First Lady of the American Theater", Barrymore was a preeminent stage actress ...

Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship15 yrs, 6 mths
Shortest Relationship15 yrs, 6 mths
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 1 mth
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Ethel
Middle Name Mae
Last Name Barrymore
Full Name at Birth Ethel Mae Blythe
Age 79 (age at death) years
Birthday 15th August, 1879
Birthplace Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 18th June, 1959
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart failure
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame None But the Lonely Heart
Year(s) Active 1895–1957
Father Maurice Barrymore (Patriarch of the Barrymore family, actor)
Mother Georgiana Drew (Actress)
Brother Lionel Barrymore (Actor), John Barrymore (Actor)
Family Member John Drew (grandfather) (stage actor), Louisa Drew (grandmother) (stage actress, theatre owner), Ethel Barrymore Colt (daughter)
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Ethel Barrymore79 LeoActress
American
Russell Griswold Colt76 Libra
Winston Churchill90 SagittariusPolitician
British
Alma Kruger88 VirgoActress
American
Laura Hope Crews62 SagittariusActress
American
Tallulah Bankhead66 AquariusActress
American
Richard Harding Davis51 AriesJournalist
American

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Samuel Peabody
Male29th November, 1909106 years old
Ethel
Female30th April, 1912104 years old
John Drew
Male9th September, 1913102 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Johnny Trouble1957Katherine Chandler AKA NanaMovie
Young at Heart1954Aunt Jessie TuttleMovie
Climax!1954Mme. Rosalie La GrangeTV Show
The Story of Three Loves1953Mrs. Hazel Pennicott (segment "Mademoiselle")Movie
G.E. True Theater1953MotherTV Show
Main Street to Broadway1953Ethel BarrymoreMovie
Deadline - U.S.A.1952Margaret GarrisonMovie
Just for You1952Alida De BronkhartMovie
Omnibus1952TV Show
It's a Big Country1951Mrs. Brian Patrick RiordanMovie
Kind Lady1951Mary HerriesMovie
The Secret of Convict Lake1951GrannyMovie
Hollywood Opening Night1951Mother SuperiorTV Show
NBC Television Opera Theatre1950NarratorTV Show
Pinky1949Miss EmMovie
That Midnight Kiss1949Abigail Trent BudellMovie
The Great Sinner1949Grandmother OstrovskyMovie
The Red Danube1949Mother Superior ('Mother Auxilia')Movie
Family Theatre1949TV Show
Moonrise1948GrandmaMovie
Portrait of Jennie1948Miss SpinneyMovie
Night Song1947Miss WilleyMovie
The Farmer's Daughter1947Agatha MorleyMovie
The Paradine Case1947Lady Sophie HorfieldMovie
Moss Rose1947Lady Margaret DregoMovie
The Spiral Staircase1945Mrs. WarrenMovie
None But the Lonely Heart1944Ma MottMovie
Rasputin and the Empress1932The CzarinaMovie
Camille1926OlympeShort Film
The Divorcee1919Lady Frederick BerollesMovie
Our Mrs. McChesney1918Emma McChesneyMovie
American Widow, An1917Elizabeth CarterMovie
Call of Her People, The1917EgyptMovie
The Eternal Mother1917MarisMovie
The Greatest Power1917Miriam MonroeMovie
Life's Whirlpool1917Esther CareyMovie
The Lifted Veil1917Clorinda GildersleeveMovie
White Raven, The1917Nan BaldwinMovie
National Red Cross Pageant1917Flanders, Belgium - Flemish & Final episodesMovie
Awakening of Helena Ritchie, The1916Helena RichieMovie
The Kiss of Hate1916Nadia TurgeneffMovie
The Final Judgment1915Jane Carleson - Mrs. Murray CampbellMovie
Nightingale, The1914Isola Franti - 'The Nightingale'Movie
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little_queeniesAug 25, 2008

Includded her in a group for The Barrymore Family, check out her community section, thanks! :)


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