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Gloria Stuart

Actress Gloria Stuart
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Profession: Actress

United States of America

Biography: Hollywood career spanned (with a long break in the middle) from 1932 until 2004 where she appeared on stage, television and in film, for which she was best-known. Appeared as Claude Rains' sweetheart in "The Invisible Man", and as the elderly Rose Dawson Calvert in the Academy Award-winning film "Titanic".

She is the oldest person to be nominated in a supporting role for a competitive Oscar, for her role in "Titanic", at the age of 87.

Born: July 4, 1910
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: September 26, 2010 (aged 100)

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Married Life

  • 1930-06-21 "Titanic" actress Gloria Stuart (19) weds sculptor Blair Gordon Newell
  • 1934-07-29 "Titanic" actress Gloria Stuart (24) weds screenwriter Arthur Sheekman (33)

Historical Events

  • 1998-03-08 The Screen Actors Guild award Gloria Stuart (Old Rose in "Titanic") with their Founders Award

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