Gloria Stewart, known as Gloria Stuart, (July 4, 1910 – September 26, 2010) was an American actress and artist. Stuart began her acting career in the theater. In the 1930s and 1940s, she performed in little theater and summer stock on both coasts. Her career in the movies...Wikipedia
Age: 100 (age at death)
Born: 4th July, 1910, Santa Monica, California, USA
Died: 26th September, 2010, Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 5' 5" (165 cm)
Claim to Fame: WAMPAS Baby Star of 1932, Titanic
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Following her husband`s death she engaged in a decade-long relationship with printer Ward Ritchie, born in 1904. They first met 1930 when he was a best friend of first husband, sculptor Blair Gordon Newell. The two reacquainted in March 1983 and lived together until his death in 1996.
Turned down Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (1938) because she felt that the material was not to her dramatic acting abilities; however, Darryl F. Zanuck forced her to do the picture, and explained that she would be seen by millions, due to Shirley Temple`s popularity. Stuart agreed in a 1998 interview that Zanuck was correct.
Gloria Stuart, a glamorous blond actress in Hollywood’s golden age who was largely forgotten until she made a memorable comeback in her 80s in “Titanic,” died on Sunday at her home in West Los Angeles. She was 100. Her daughter, Sylvia Vaughn Thompson, confirmed the death.
Ms. Stuart received her only Academy Award nomination, for best supporting actress, for her performance in James Cameron’s “Titanic” as Rose Calvert, a 101-year-old survivor of the ship’s sinking. The oldest person ever nominated for an acting Oscar, she lost... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 years ago
It never occurred to me that it would be a big hit internationally and forever.
I`ve tried to guide my creativity as best I could into interesting channels, channels that make a difference. I don`t know where I got it.