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Gloria May Josephine Swanson (ˈswɑːnsən; March 27, 1899 – April 4, 1983) was an American actress, singer and producer, who is best known for her role as Norma Desmond, a reclusive silent film star, in the critically acclaimed film Sunset Boulevard (1950). She was one of...Wikipedia

Age: 84 (age at death)
Born: 27th March, 1899, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: 4th April, 1983, New York City, New York, USA
Height: 4' 11" (150 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Sunset Boulevard

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Met her third husband, the Marquis (or "Marquess") Henri de la Falaise, when he worked as her interpreter in France on Madame Sans-Gêne (1924).


Wrote her own autobiography in rebuttal to certain claims made by Rose Kennedy in her 1974 memoirs.


[On her pre-Cecil B. DeMille years as a comedienne working for Mack Sennett] I played my comedies like Duse [serious classical actress Eleonora Duse], which is probably why I was so funny.


I have decided that when I am a star, I will be every inch and every moment a star.

Airport 1975

Airport 1975 (1974)

Something hit us... The crew is dead... Help us, please, please help us!

A 747 in flight collides with a small plane, and is rendered pilotless. Somehow the control tower must get a pilot aboard so the jet can land.

Killer Bees
Burke's Law
Kraft Suspense Theatre
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour


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JBella - She dated a lot of cool guys. She really lived her life. Valentino. Super duper fly.. (3 years ago)
Mike T - Gloria Josephine Swanson (born 27 Mar 1897, Chicago)had long term relationships with Joseph Patrick Kennedy (JFK`s dad) and Aristotelis Onassis. She also dated Rudolph Valentino and Howard Hughes Jr. (8 years ago)

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