SILENT FILM ACTRESS BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1906

janet gaynor yng

janet gaynor 1980

Janet Gaynor
(Laura Augusta Gainor)

(October 6, 1906 – September 14, 1984)

Janet Gaynor was one of the most popular silent film actresses who
won the first ever Academy Award for Best Actress. She is also the
only actress to receive one Oscar for multiple performances in the
same year. After graduating high school, she worked at a shoe
store in Los Angeles.

fairbanks-gaynor-oscar

Douglas Fairbanks presenting the very first Best
Actress Oscar to Janet Gaynor

Seventh_Heaven_1927

posted by Bob Karm in Awards,BIRTHDAY,HISTORY,MOVIES and have No Comments

Place your comment

Please fill your data and comment below.
Name
Email
Website
Your comment
*