Lillian Gish Movie Actress

Lillian Gish
United States of America
October 14, 1893
Death Date:
February 27, 1993 (age 99)
Birth Sign :

She was born on October 14, 1893 (died on February 27, 1993, she was 99 years old) as Lillian Diana Gish. Her nickname was Gish Lillian Diana.


Lillian Diana Gish was an American stage screen and television actress director and writer whose film acting career spanned 75 years from 1912 to 1987. Gish was called The First Lady of American Cinema. She was a prominent film star of the 1910s and 1920s particularly associated with the films of director D. W. Griffith including her leading role in one of the highest grossing films of the Silent era Griffith's seminal Birth of a Nation.
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Where does She lives?

She is living in Springfield.


Mary Gish
Mother: Mary Gish
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Father: (?)

Her mother was American actor Her mother died at the age of 72 (Lillian was 54 years old). When Lillian born she was 17 years old.

Is Lillian Gish still alive?

No, she died on 02/27/1993, 28 years ago. She was 99 years old when she died. Cause of death: heart failure. She died in New York City and buried in Church of the Heavenly Rest .

What was Lillian's zodiac sign?

Lillian Gish zodiac sign was libra.

When is Lillian Gish's next birthday?

Lillian Gish was born on the , which was a Saturday


Lillian Gish had 1 sibling. Dorothy (4 years younger)


Her first feature film was The Night of the Hunter (1955, as Rachel Cooper). She was 61 when she starred in this movie. Since 1955, she has appeared in 81 feature films. The last one is Sigrid Holmquist (2010). In this movie, she played the character Sigrid Holmquist (archive footage) .

Lillian Gish movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Her first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).

Awards (10)

Nominated Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1945 , nominated Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead in 1987 , nominated Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture in 1966 , awarded Crystal Award in 1978 , awarded Academy Honorary Award in 1969 ,

Her real name:
Birth name of Lillian Gish is Lillian Diana Gish

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Lillian Gish Movies (81)

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