Viola Dana

Viola Dana
1897 - 1987

Viola Dana  American Actress


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Viola Dana was previously married to Jimmy Thomson (1930 - 1945), Maurice 'Lefty' Flynn (1925 - 1929) and John H. Collins (1915 - 1918).

Viola Dana was in a relationship with Ormer Locklear (1919 - 1920).


American Actress Viola Dana was born Virginia Flugrath on 26th June, 1897 in Brooklyn, New York, USA and passed away on 3rd Jul 1987 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA aged 90. She is most remembered for Gladiola (1915). Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Viola Dana is a member of the following lists: 1897 births, American film actors and People from Brooklyn.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 1 year, 7 months - -
Married3 16 years, 2 months 8 years, 8 months 4 years, 9 months
Total4 16 years, 2 months 6 years, 10 months 1 year, 7 months


First Name Viola
Last Name Dana
Maiden Name Flugrath
Full Name at Birth Virginia Flugrath
Alternative Name Virginia Flugrath, Viola Dana
Age 90 (age at death) years
Birthday 26th June, 1897
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died 3rd July, 1987
Place of Death Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Buried Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Height 4' 11½" (151 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Silent Film Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Gladiola (1915)
Year(s) Active 1900–1933
Official Websites,,
Sister Shirley Mason (actress), Edna Flugrath (actress)

Viola Dana (born Virginia Flugrath; June 26, 1897 – July 3, 1987) was an American film actress who was successful during the era of silent films. She appeared in over 100 films, but was unable to make the transition to sound films.

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Viola Dana90 CancerActress
Jimmy Thomson76 ScorpioGolf
Maurice 'Lefty' Flynn66 GeminiActor
Ormer Locklear28 ScorpioActor
John H. Collins28 CapricornDirector


My Three Sons1960GladysTV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Member of the JuryTV Show
The Strange Case of Poison Ivy1933Short Film
Foiled Again1932The HeroineShort Film
Show of Shows1929Performer in 'The Pirate,' 'Meet My Sister' & 'Ladies of the Ensemble' NumbersMovie
Two Sisters1929Jane, JeanMovie
One Splendid Hour1929Bobbie WalshMovie
That Certain Thing1928Molly KellyMovie
Lure of the Night Club1927Mary MurdockMovie
Naughty Nanette1927Nanette PearsonMovie
Salvation Jane1927Salvation JaneMovie
Home Struck1927Barbara PageMovie
Bigger Than Barnum's1926Juanita CallesMovie
Bred in Old Kentucky1926Katie O'DooneMovie
The Ice Flood1926Marie O'NeillMovie
Kosher Kitty Kelly1926Kitty KellyMovie
The Silent Lover1926ScadszaMovie
Wild Oats Lane1926Marie, the GirlMovie
Forty Winks1925Eleanor ButterworthMovie
Winds of Chance1925Rouletta KirbyMovie
As Man Desires1925Pandora La CroixMovie
The Great Love1925Minette BunkerMovie
The Necessary Evil1925Shirley HolmesMovie
Along Came Ruth1924Ruth AmbroseMovie
The Beauty Prize1924Connie Du BoisMovie
Don't Doubt Your Husband1924Helen BlakeMovie
Merton of the Movies1924Sally Montague, 'Flips'Movie
Open All Night1924Thérèse DuverneMovie
Revelation1924Joline HoferMovie
The Heart Bandit1924Molly O'HaraMovie
Hollywood1923Viola DanaMovie
Crinoline and Romance1923Miss Emmy LouMovie
Her Fatal Millions1923Mary BishopMovie
A Noise in Newboro1923Martha MasonMovie
In Search of a Thrill1923Ann ClemanceMovie
The $5 Baby1922RuthMovie
Fourteenth Lover1922Vi MarchmontMovie
Glass Houses1922Joy DuvalMovie
June Madness1922Clytie WhitmoreMovie
Seeing's Believing1922Diana WebsterMovie
They Like 'Em Rough1922KatherineMovie
Home Stuff1921Madge JoyMovie
Life's Darn Funny1921Zoe RobertsMovie
Match-Breaker, The1921Jane MorganMovie
The Off-Shore Pirate1921Ardita FarnamMovie
There Are No Villains1921Rosa MorelandMovie
Puppets of Fate1921Sorrentina PalombraMovie
Blackmail1920Flossie GoldenMovie
Chorus Girl's Romance, The1920Marcia MeadowsMovie
Cinderella's Twin1920Connie McGillMovie
Dangerous to Men1920ElizaMovie
The Willow Tree1920O-RiuMovie
Satan Junior1919Diana ArdwayMovie
False Evidence1919Madelon MacTavishMovie
The Gold Cure1919Annice PaischMovie
The Microbe1919Happy O'Brien, The MicrobeMovie
The Parisian Tigress1919JeanneMovie
Please Get Married1919Muriel AshleyMovie
Some Bride1919Patricia MorleyMovie
Breakers Ahead1918Ruth BowmanMovie
Flower of the Dusk1918Barbara NorthMovie
Only Road, The1918NitaMovie
Opportunity1918Mary WillardMovie
Riders of the Night1918Sally CastletonMovie
A Weaver of Dreams1918Judith SylvesterMovie
The Winding Trail1918Audrey GrahamMovie
Aladdin's Other Lamp1917Patricia Smith (Patsy)Movie
Blue Jeans1917JuneMovie
The Girl Without a Soul1917Priscilla Beaumont, Unity BeaumontMovie
God's Law and Man's1917AmeiaMovie
Lady Barnacle1917LakshimaMovie
Mortal Sin, The1917Jane AndersonMovie
Rosie O'Grady1917Rosie O'GradyMovie
Threads of Fate1917DorotheaMovie
The Cossack Whip1916Darya OrlinskyMovie
The Flower of No Man's Land1916EchoMovie
The Gates of Eden1916Eve, EvelynMovie
Innocence of Ruth, The1916Ruth TraversMovie
Light of Happiness, The1916TangletopMovie
Children of Eve1915Fifty-Fifty MamieMovie
Cohen's Luck1915Minnie CohenMovie
Gladiola1915Gladiola BainMovie
The Glory of Clementina1915Etta ConcannaShort Film
The House of the Lost Court1915Dolores EdgertonMovie
Lena1915Euphemia MigglesShort Film
On Dangerous Paths1915Eleanor ThurstonMovie
The Portrait in the Attic1915ThelmaShort Film
Slavey Student, The1915Alma PicketShort Film
Champion Process Server, The1915Short Film
Theft in the Dark, A1915Lady GenevieveShort Film
Thorn Among Roses, A1915Short Film
Her Happiness1915Viola WintersShort Film
Spiritual Elopement, A1915Evelyn BanksShort Film
Stone Heart, The1915Nan CowlesShort Film
Stoning, The1915Ruth FentonShort Film
Blind Fiddler, The1914The FairyShort Film
Molly the Drummer Boy1914Molly MasonShort Film
Who Goes There?1914Kate - Toppy's SweetheartShort Film
Adventure of the Hasty Elopement, The1914RuthShort Film
My Friend from India1914Gertie UnderholtShort Film
Treasure Trove1914Cora FairfieldShort Film
Seth's Sweetheart1914SallyShort Film
Nursery Favorites1913Jack, the Giant Killer (as Viola Flugrath)Short Film
Children Who Labor1912The Immigrant's Older DaughterShort Film
How Father Accomplished His Work1912The Second Daughter (as Viola Flugrath)Short Film
The Lord and the Peasant1912Mary's Sister (as Viola Flugrath)Short Film
Third Thanksgiving, The1912Short Film
The Butler and the Maid1912The Statue (as Viola Flugrath)Short Film
A Christmas Carol1910Short Film
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