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 Relationships1
Longest Relationship15 yrs, 6 mths
Shortest Relationship15 yrs, 6 mths
Average Relationship Length15 yrs, 6 mths
Rumored Relationships5
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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Male29th November, 1909106 years old
Female30th April, 1912104 years old
John Drew
Male9th September, 1913102 years old


Johnny Trouble1957 Katherine Chandler AKA Nana Movie
Young at Heart1954 Aunt Jessie Tuttle Movie
Climax!1954 Mme. Rosalie La Grange TV Show
The Story of Three Loves1953 Mrs. Hazel Pennicott (segment "Mademoiselle") Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Mother TV Show
Main Street to Broadway1953 Ethel Barrymore Movie
Deadline - U.S.A.1952 Margaret Garrison Movie
Just for You1952 Alida De Bronkhart Movie
Omnibus1952 TV Show
It's a Big Country1951 Mrs. Brian Patrick Riordan Movie
Kind Lady1951 Mary Herries Movie
The Secret of Convict Lake1951 Granny Movie
Hollywood Opening Night1951 Mother Superior TV Show
NBC Television Opera Theatre1950 Narrator TV Show
Pinky1949 Miss Em Movie
That Midnight Kiss1949 Abigail Trent Budell Movie
The Great Sinner1949 Grandmother Ostrovsky Movie
The Red Danube1949 Mother Superior ('Mother Auxilia') Movie
Family Theatre1949 TV Show
Moonrise1948 Grandma Movie
Portrait of Jennie1948 Miss Spinney Movie
Night Song1947 Miss Willey Movie
The Farmer's Daughter1947 Agatha Morley Movie
The Paradine Case1947 Lady Sophie Horfield Movie
Moss Rose1947 Lady Margaret Drego Movie
The Spiral Staircase1945 Mrs. Warren Movie
None But the Lonely Heart1944 Ma Mott Movie
Rasputin and the Empress1932 The Czarina Movie
Camille1926 Olympe Short Film
The Divorcee1919 Lady Frederick Berolles Movie
Our Mrs. McChesney1918 Emma McChesney Movie
American Widow, An1917 Elizabeth Carter Movie
Call of Her People, The1917 Egypt Movie
The Eternal Mother1917 Maris Movie
The Greatest Power1917 Miriam Monroe Movie
Life's Whirlpool1917 Esther Carey Movie
The Lifted Veil1917 Clorinda Gildersleeve Movie
White Raven, The1917 Nan Baldwin Movie
National Red Cross Pageant1917 Flanders, Belgium - Flemish & Final episodes Movie
Awakening of Helena Ritchie, The1916 Helena Richie Movie
The Kiss of Hate1916 Nadia Turgeneff Movie
The Final Judgment1915 Jane Carleson - Mrs. Murray Campbell Movie
Nightingale, The1914 Isola 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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