Janet Gaynor

Janet Gaynor
1906 - 1984

Janet Gaynor  American Actress


Janet Gaynor (October 6, 1906 – September 14, 1984) was an American film, stage and television actress and painter....

Confirmed Relationships8
Longest Relationship20 yrs, 9 mths
Average Relationship Length5 yrs, 8 mths
Rumored Relationships4
First Name Janet
Middle Name Augusta
Last Name Gaynor
Maiden Name Gainor
Full Name at Birth Laura Augusta Gainor
Alternative Name `Lolly`
Age 77 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th October, 1906
Birthplace Philadelphia, Pennslyvania
Died 14th September, 1984
Place of Death Palm Springs, California
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Height 5' 0" (152 cm)
Weight 102lbs (46 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Short, Cleft in chin
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, Painter
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame A Star Is Born (1937), First Best Actress
Year(s) Active 1924–1981
Bust (inches) 33
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 23
Hips (inches) 33
Shoe Size 4
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/129/000043000/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=1338
Family Member Robin Gaynor Adrian (son)
Friend Ramon Navarro, Douglas Fairbanks jr, Mary Martin
Favorite Colors Pink
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Janet Gaynor77 LibraActress
Paul Gregory95 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
Tyrone Power44 TaurusActor
Adrian56 PiscesFashion Designer
Richard Carlson65 TaurusActor
Margaret Lindsay70 VirgoActress
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
Lew Ayres88 CapricornActor
Jesse Lydell Peck-
Robert Taylor57 LeoActor
Greta Garbo84 VirgoActress
Cesar Romero86 AquariusActor
Mary Martin76 SagittariusActress
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The Love Boat1977 Violet Hooper TV Show
Bernardine1957 Mrs. Ruth Wilson Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Martha Allen TV Show
Medallion Theatre1953 TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950 Eleanor TV Show
The Young in Heart1938 George-Anne Carleton Movie
Three Loves Has Nancy1938 Nancy Briggs Movie
A Star Is Born1937 Esther Victoria Blodgett - aka Vicki Lester Movie
Ladies in Love1936 Martha Kerenye Movie
Small Town Girl1936 Katherine 'Kay' Brannan Movie
The Farmer Takes a Wife1935 Molly Larkins Movie
One More Spring1935 Elizabeth Cheney Movie
Change of Heart1934 Catherine Furness Movie
Carolina1934 Joanna Tate Movie
Servants' Entrance1934 Hedda Nilsson aka Helga Brand Movie
State Fair1933 Margy Frake Movie
Adorable1933 Princess Marie Christine, aka Mitzi Movie
Paddy the Next Best Thing1933 Paddy Adair Movie
The First Year1932 Grace Livingston Movie
Tess of the Storm Country1932 Tess Howland Movie
Daddy Long Legs1931 Judy Abbott Movie
Delicious1931 Heather Gordon Movie
The Man Who Came Back1931 Angie Randolph Movie
Merely Mary Ann1931 Mary Ann Movie
High Society Blues1930 Eleanor Divine Movie
Happy Days1929 Janet Gaynor Movie
Lucky Star1929 Mary Tucker Movie
Sunnyside Up1929 Molly Carr Movie
Christina1929 Christina Movie
4 Devils1928 Marion Movie
Street Angel1928 Angela Movie
7th Heaven1927 Diane Movie
Sunrise1927 The Wife Movie
Two Girls Wanted1927 Marianna Wright Movie
With Love and Hisses1927 Extra Short Film
The Horse Trader1927 Short Film
45 Minutes from Hollywood1926 Hotel Guest (uncredited) Short Film
Lazy Lightning1926 Movie
Skinner's Dress Suit1926 Party Guest (uncredited) Movie
The Blue Eagle1926 Rose Kelly Movie
The Johnstown Flood1926 Anna Burger Movie
The Man in the Saddle1926 Movie
The Shamrock Handicap1926 Lady Sheila O'Hara Movie
The Stolen Ranch1926 Extra Movie
The Return of Peter Grimm1926 Catherine Movie
Beautiful Cheat, The1926 Undetermined Minor Role (unconfirmed, uncredited) Movie
Don't Shoot1926 Girl Short Film
The Fire Barrier1926 Mildred King Short Film
Galloping Cowboy, The1926 Extra Movie
The Gunless Bad Man1926 Gertrude Dowell Short Film
Martin of the Mounted1926 Short Film
The Midnight Kiss1926 Mildred Hastings Movie
Oh What a Nurse!1926 Movie
Ridin' for Love1926 Girl Short Film
Fade Away Foster1926 Movie
Pep of the Lazy J1926 June Adams (uncredited) Movie
Punch in the Nose, A1926 Bathing Beauty (uncredited) Movie
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ1925 Slave Girl (uncredited) Movie
The Plastic Age1925 Co-ed (uncredited) Movie
The Crook Buster1925 Short Film
The Burning Trail1925 Movie
Dangerous Innocence1925 Movie
The Haunted Honeymoon1925 Short Film
The Teaser1925 Movie
Flaming Flappers1925 One of the Co-Eds (uncredited) Short Film
All Wet1924 Extra Short Film
Cupid's Rustler1924 Movie
Young Ideas1924 Movie
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Comments on Janet Gaynor

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MirandaDec 10, 2009

i need to know her views on prohibition, does anybody know?

cherriesforevaFeb 13, 2009

I born on 6 october as she .maybe I would look her moovies

AnnaDec 3, 2008

oh really? thats really cool. I`m doing my folio on Janet Gaynor. Its sad that noone knows about her when she was the first female actress to win an academy award.

Michelle GaynorFeb 8, 2008

Janet was my 4th cousin.

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