Pearl White (1889–1938)

Actress



Photos

  • Pearl White in The Iron Claw (1916)
  • Pearl White in The King's Game (1916)
  • Pearl White in The Perils of Pauline (1914)
  • Pearl White in The New Exploits of Elaine (1915)
  • Pearl White in The New Exploits of Elaine (1915)
  • Pearl White in The Exploits of Elaine (1914)

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Filmography


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Awards

1 win.

Did You Know

Trivia

Second husband, actor/director Wallace McCutcheon Jr. had been gassed in World War One, later suffered mental problems and eventually committed suicide.


Quotes

[when asked about marrying again after her divorce from Wallace McCutcheon Jr.] Mine was not a divorce of convenience, but one of necessity, and I have no idea of making it a necessity again.


Trademark

She was famous for her blond hair, which was actually a wig she began wearing early in her career. She discovered that it photographed better than her own naturally dark hair, and it eventually became her trademark. Whenever she wished to be ...


Star Sign

Pisces

Personal Details

Born

Pearl Fay White

Green Ridge, Missouri, USA

Died

(age 49)
Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

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