Lillian Diana Gish (October 14, 1893 – February 27, 1993) was an American stage, screen and television actress whose film acting career spanned 75 years, from 1912 to 1987. She was called "The First Lady of American Cinema".
Lillian Gish born Oct. 14, 1893 Springfield Ohio, USA. Near my Foreman ancestors.
9 Rare Stills From Classic Films (PHOTOS)
Lillian Gish, 1920, photographed by James Abbe. Called "The First Lady of American Cinema"...The American Film Institute (AFI) named her 17th among the greatest female stars of all time. She was awarded an Honorary Academy Award in 1971, and in 1984 she received an AFI Life Achievement Award
Lillian Gish, photo by Kenneth Alexander, 1924
Lillian Gish by Charles Albin, 1922
Lillian Gish in "Orphans of the Storm" 1921 UA (and later in "Body in the Barn" The Alfred Hitchcock Hour 1964)
Lillian Gish, the greatest actress of the silent film era
Lillian Gish great silent movie actress but also famous for some important movies in the golden era..especially in ''Night of the Hunter'' 1955 opposite Robert Mitchum...the movie was co-directed by Charles Laughton and a great success xo