Sylvia Sidney

Sylvia Sidney
1910 - 1999

Sylvia Sidney  American Actress

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Sylvia Sidney passed away on 1st Jul 1999 aged 88.


Sylvia Sidney was previously married to Carlton Alsop (1947 - 1951), Luther Adler (1938 - 1946) and Bennett Cerf (1935 - 1936).

She was in a relationship with B.P. Schulberg.


American Actress Sylvia Sidney passed away on 1st Jul 1999 New York, New York, USA aged 88. Born Sophia Kosow on 8th August, 1910 in Bronx, New York, USA and educated at Washington Irving High School, Sylvia Sidney is most remembered for Fury (1936) in a career that spanned 1926–1998. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Sylvia Sidney was in an on-screen matchup with James Cagney in Blood on the Sun (1945).

Sylvia Sidney is a member of the following lists: Jewish American actresses, Actresses from New York City and 20th-century American actresses.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 8 years 4 years, 5 months 1 year, 3 months
Dating1 - - -
Total4 8 years 3 years, 4 months 1 year, 3 months


First Name Sylvia
Last Name Sidney
Maiden Name Kosow
Full Name at Birth Sophia Kosow
Alternative Name Sid, The Woman with the Heart-Shaped Face, Sylvia Sydney
Age 88 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th August, 1910
Birthplace Bronx, New York, USA
Died 1st July, 1999
Place of Death New York, New York, USA
Cause of Death Throat Cancer
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Washington Irving High School
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Fury (1936)
Year(s) Active 1926–1998
Official Websites
Father Sigmund Sidney (step father)
Friend Phyllis Kennedy, Stella Adler

Sylvia Sidney (born Sophia Kosow; August 8, 1910 – July 1, 1999) was an American actress of stage, screen and film, who rose to prominence in the 1930s appearing in numerous crime dramas.

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Sylvia Sidney88 LeoActress
Carlton Alsop-
Luther Adler81 TaurusActor
Bennett Cerf73 GeminiPersonality
B.P. Schulberg65 Capricorn


JodyFemale22nd October, 193977 years old


Fantasy Island1998CliaTV Show
Mars Attacks!1996Grandma Florence NorrisMovie
Diagnosis Murder1993AliceTV Show
Used People1992BeckyMovie
The Man in the Family1991Mrs. PanettaTV Show
The Witching of Ben Wagner1990Grammy (Regina's Grandmother)TV Movie
Equal Justice1990Mrs. RoganTV Show
Dear John1988Mrs. LumenskiTV Show
thirtysomething1987Rose WaldmanTV Show
Pals1987Fern StobbsTV Movie
Morningstar/Eveningstar1986Binnie BaylorTV Show
An Early Frost1985Beatrice McKennaTV Movie
Finnegan Begin Again1985Margaret FinneganTV Movie
The Equalizer1985JudgeTV Show
Domestic Life1984Mrs. MoskewiczTV Show
Order of Death1983Margaret SmithMovie
The Brass Ring1983GrandmotherTV Movie
Whiz Kids1983DollyTV Show
Hammett1982Donaldina CameronMovie
Having It All1982MarneyTV Movie
American Playhouse1981Mrs. Downs - Andre's Grandmother, Mrs. FlannerTV Show
A Small Killing1981Sadie RossTV Movie
F.D.R.: The Last Year1980Cousin PollyTV Movie
The Shadow Box1980FelicityTV Movie
Magnum, P.I.1980Elizabeth BarrettTV Show
The Gossip Columnist1980Alma LewellynTV Movie
California Fever (TV Serie1979MotherMovie
Supertrain1979AgathaTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Mildred ProsserTV Show
That's Life1979Movie
Damien: Omen II1978Aunt MarionMovie
Siege1978Lillian GordonTV Movie
Kaz1978TV Show
WKRP in Cincinnati1978Mama CarlsonTV Show
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden1977Miss CoralMovie
Snowbeast1977Mrs. Carrie RillTV Movie
Eight Is Enough1977TV Show
The Love Boat1977Natalie CorsonTV Show
Westside Medical1977TV Show
God Told Me To1976Elizabeth MullinMovie
Raid on Entebbe1976Dora BlochTV Movie
Death at Love House1976Clara JosephsTV Movie
Ryan's Hope1975Sister Mary JoelTV Show
Starsky and Hutch1975Olga GrossmanTV Show
The Secret Night Caller1975KittyTV Movie
Winner Take All1975Anne BarclayTV Movie
Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams1973Rita's MotherMovie
Do Not Fold, Spindle, or Mutilate1971Elizabeth GibsonTV Movie
The Doctors and the Nurses1962Mrs. SandsTV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962Mrs. ArnoldTV Show
The Defenders1961Adela CollinsTV Show
My Three Sons1960Miss HoukTV Show
Route 661960Lonnie Taylor, Hannah EllisTV Show
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959BeulahTV Show
Naked City1958FlorenceTV Show
Playhouse 901956Mrs. Kramer, Mrs. Golden, Lulu MorganTV Show
Behind the High Wall1956Hilda CarmichaelMovie
Violent Saturday1955Elsie BradenMovie
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Mrs. CosickTV Show
Playwrights '561955SophieTV Show
Star Stage1955TV Show
Celebrity Playhouse1955Meg FraserTV Show
Climax!1954Louella WheedronTV Show
G.E. True Theater1953Gloria RomaTV Show
Ponds Theater1953TV Show
Les Miserables1952FantineMovie
The Ford Television Theatre1952Laura BlakeTV Show
Broadway Television Theatre1952Elizabeth, Mary Herries, Judith TraherneTV Show
Joseph Schildkraut Presents1952TV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
Tales of Tomorrow1951NatalieTV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Laura Barrie, JoyceTV Show
Cameo Theatre1950TV Show
Screen Snapshots 1860: Howdy, Podner1949Sylvia SidneyShort Film
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948TV Show
Love from a Stranger1947Cecily HarringtonMovie
Kraft Theatre1947TV Show
Mr. Ace1946Margaret Wyndham ChaseMovie
The Searching Wind1946Cassie BowwmanMovie
Blood on the Sun1945Iris HilliardMovie
The Wagons Roll at Night1941Flo LorraineMovie
...One Third of a Nation...1939Mary RogersMovie
You and Me1938Helen DennisMovie
Dead End1937DrinaMovie
You Only Live Once1937Joan GrahamMovie
Fury1936Katherine GrantMovie
Sabotage1936Mrs. VerlocMovie
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine1936June TolliverMovie
Accent on Youth1935Linda BrownMovie
Mary Burns, Fugitive1935Mary BurnsMovie
Thirty Day Princess1934Nancy LaneMovie
Behold My Wife1934Tonita Storm CloudMovie
Good Dame1934Lillie TaylorMovie
Jennie Gerhardt1933Jennie GerhardtMovie
Pick-up1933Mary RichardsMovie
Madame Butterfly1932Cho-Cho SanMovie
Make Me a Star1932Sylvia Sidney (uncredited)Movie
Merrily We Go to Hell1932Joan PrenticeMovie
The Miracle Man1932Helen Smith aka Helen VailMovie
An American Tragedy1931Roberta 'Bert' AldenMovie
City Streets1931Nan CooleyMovie
Street Scene1931Rose MaurrantMovie
Confessions of a Co-Ed1931Patricia HarperMovie
Ladies of the Big House1931Kathleen Storm McNeilMovie
Five Minutes from the Station1930Carrie AdamsShort Film
Thru Different Eyes1929Valerie BriandMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

Edgar KosowSep 3, 2014

The father of Sylvia Sidney was Victor Kosow. He also was my father !!!!

alvis64Oct 13, 2012

she had great soulful eyes! love her pre-code paramount stuff...

HeroinHeartJan 9, 2011

She`s amazing and good actress

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