Gloria Swanson

Gloria Swanson
1899 - 1983

Gloria Swanson  American Actress

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Gloria Swanson passed away on 4th Apr 1983 aged 84.


Gloria Swanson was previously married to William Dufty (1976 - 1983), George William Davey (1945 - 1948), Michael Farmer (1931 - 1934), Henri de la Falaise (1925 - 1931), Herbert Somborn (1919 - 1922) and Wallace Beery (1916 - 1919).

She was in relationships with Herbert Marshall (1938), Rod La Rocque (1924), Thomas Meighan (1918 - 1919), Marshall Neilan, Aristotle Onassis, Rudolph Valentino, Joseph P. Kennedy and Ben Lyon.

Gloria Swanson had encounters with Antonio Moreno (1923), Joseph Kennedy Jr. and Abe Lyman.


American Actress Gloria Swanson passed away on 4th Apr 1983 New York City, New York, USA aged 84. Born Gloria May Josephine Svensson on 27th March, 1899 in Chicago, Illinois, USA and educated at Lincoln School, Cicero, IL, Gloria Swanson is most remembered for Sunset Boulevard in a career that spanned 1914–1981. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

Gloria Swanson was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Raoul Walsh in Sadie Thompson (1928), Rudolph Valentino in Beyond the Rocks (1922), William Holden in Sunset Blvd. (1950) and Lionel Barrymore in Sadie Thompson (1928).

Gloria Swanson is a member of the following lists: People from Croton-on-Hudson, New York, Death in New York City and Actresses from Chicago, Illinois.


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Relationship Statistics

Married6 8 years, 3 months 5 years, 5 months 4 years, 7 months
Dating8 93 years, 10 months 22 years, 7 months 1 year
Encounter3 94 years, 10 months 31 years, 3 months -
Total17 94 years, 10 months 18 years, 7 months 1 year


First Name Gloria
Last Name Swanson
Maiden Name Svensson
Full Name at Birth Gloria May Josephine Svensson
Age 84 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th March, 1899
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died 4th April, 1983
Place of Death New York City, New York, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 4' 11" (150 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Lutheran
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Lincoln School, Cicero, IL
University Hawthorne Scholastic Academy
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Sunset Boulevard
Year(s) Active 1914–1981
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Father Joseph T. Swanson
Mother Adelaide Klanowsky
Family Member Gloria Swanson Somborn (daughter), Joseph Patrick Swanson (adopted son), Michelle Swanson Farmer (daughter)
Friend Blanche Sweet, Marlene Dietrich, Marie Shelton, Samuel Goldwyn, Lois Moran, Rudolph Valentino

Gloria May Josephine Swanson (/ˈswɑːnsən/; March 27, 1899 – April 4, 1983) was an American actress, singer, and producer best known for her role as Norma Desmond, a reclusive silent film star, in the critically acclaimed 1950 film Sunset Boulevard.

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Gloria Swanson84 AriesActress
William Dufty86 AquariusWriter
George William Davey-
Herbert Marshall75 GeminiActor
Michael Farmer73 TaurusActor
Rod La Rocque70 ScorpioActor
Henri de la Falaise74 AquariusDirector
Antonio Moreno79 LibraActor
Herbert Somborn-Business
Thomas Meighan57 AriesActor
Wallace Beery64 AriesActor
Joseph Kennedy Jr.29 LeoMilitary
Marshall Neilan67 AriesActor
Abe Lyman60 LeoMusician
Aristotle Onassis75 CapricornBusiness
Rudolph Valentino31 TaurusActor
Joseph P. Kennedy81 VirgoBusiness
Ben Lyon78 AquariusActor
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GloriaFemale7th October, 192096 years old
Michelle BridgetteFemale5th April, 193284 years old


Airport 19751974Gloria SwansonMovie
Killer Bees1974Madame Maria von BohlenTV Movie
Burke's Law1963Miss Lily Boles, Venus Hekate WalshTV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Mrs. Charlotte HeatonTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Mrs. DanielsTV Show
Ben Casey1961Victoria HoffmanTV Show
Dr. Kildare1961Julia ColtonTV Show
Straightaway1961Lorraine CarringtonTV Show
My Three Sons1960Margaret McSterlingTV Show
Nero's Mistress1956AgrippinaMovie
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show1956Norma DesmondTV Show
Three for Bedroom C1952Ann HavenMovie
Hollywood Opening Night1951TV Show
Sunset Blvd.1950Norma DesmondMovie
Dear Miss Gloria1946Miss GloriaMovie
Father Takes a Wife1941Leslie CollierMovie
Music in the Air1934Frieda HotzfeltMovie
Perfect Understanding1933Judy RogersMovie
Indiscreet1931Geraldine 'Gerry' TrentMovie
Tonight or Never1931Nella VagoMovie
What a Widow!1930Tamarind BrookMovie
Queen Kelly1929Kitty Kelly, Queen KellyMovie
The Trespasser1929Marion DonnellMovie
Sadie Thompson1928Sadie ThompsonMovie
The Love of Sunya1927Sunya AshlingMovie
Fine Manners1926Orchid MurphyMovie
The Untamed Lady1926St.Clair Van TasselMovie
Madame Sans-Gêne1925Catherine HubscherMovie
Stage Struck1925Jennie HagenMovie
The Coast of Folly1925Joyce Gathway, Nadine GathwayMovie
Manhandled1924Tessie McGuireMovie
A Society Scandal1924Marjorie ColbertMovie
Her Love Story1924Princess MarieMovie
The Humming Bird1924ToinetteMovie
Wages of Virtue1924CarmelitaMovie
Bluebeard's Eighth Wife1923Mona deBriacMovie
Prodigal Daughters1923Swifty ForbesMovie
Beyond the Rocks1922Theodora FitzgeraldMovie
My American Wife1922Natalie ChesterMovie
Her Gilded Cage1922Suzanne OrnoffMovie
The Impossible Mrs. Bellew1922Betty BellewMovie
Her Husband's Trademark1922Lois MillerMovie
The Affairs of Anatol1921Vivian Spencer - Anatol's WifeMovie
Don't Tell Everything1921Marian WestoverMovie
The Great Moment1921Nada PelhamMovie
Under the Lash1921Deborah KrilletMovie
Something to Think About1920Ruth AndersonMovie
Why Change Your Wife?1920Beth GordonMovie
Don't Change Your Husband1919Leila PorterMovie
For Better, for Worse1919Sylvia NorcrossMovie
Male and Female1919Lady Mary LasenbyMovie
Everywoman's Husband1918Edith EmersonMovie
Shifting Sands1918Marcia GreyMovie
Society for Sale1918Phylis ClyneMovie
The Secret Code1918Sally Carter RandMovie
Her Decision1918Phyllis DunbarMovie
Station Content1918Kitty ManningMovie
Wife or Country1918Sylvia HamiltonShort Film
You Can't Believe Everything1918Patricia ReynoldsMovie
Teddy at the Throttle1917Gloria Dawn - Bobby's SweetheartShort Film
Baseball Madness1917The HeiressShort Film
The Sultan's Wife1917GloriaShort Film
The Pullman Bride1917The Pullman BrideShort Film
Whose Baby?1917The WifeMovie
The Danger Girl1916The Danger Girl - Reggie's Madcap SisterShort Film
A Dash of Courage1916The Prominent Citizen's DaughterShort Film
Haystacks and Steeples1916Gloria - the Society GirlShort Film
Hearts and Sparks1916Gloria - Bobby's SweetheartShort Film
The Nick of Time Baby1916The Blacksmith's DaughterMovie
A Social Cub1916GloriaShort Film
Sunshine1916Short Film
His New Job1915Stenographer (uncredited)Short Film
The Ambition of the Baron1915Minor Role (uncredited)Short Film
At the End of a Perfect Day1915Hands Bouquet to Holmes (uncredited)Short Film
The Broken Pledge1915Gloria (as Gloria Mae)Short Film
The Fable of Elvira and Farina and the Meal Ticket1915Farina, Elvira's Daughter (as Gloria Mae)Short Film
The Romance of an American Duchess1915Minor Role (uncredited)Short Film
Sweedie Goes to College1915Betty - College GirlMovie
The Misjudged Mr. Hartley1915MaidShort Film
The Song of the Soul1914Short Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (7)

wjerryzJan 8

Gloria is a beautiful actress. One of my favorites. She is so beautiful.

JBellaSep 1, 2011

She dated a lot of cool guys. She really lived her life. Valentino. Super duper fly..

Mike TMar 31, 2007

Gloria Josephine Swanson (born 27 Mar 1897, Chicago)had long term relationships with Joseph Patrick Kennedy (JFK`s dad) and Aristotelis Onassis. She also dated Rudolph Valentino and Howard Hughes Jr.

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