Legendary actress, Viola Dana, was born Virginia Flugrath on Jun 26, 1897 in Brooklyn, NY. Dana died at the age of 90 on Jul 3, 1987 in Woodland Hills, CA .
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By Art on Jun 26, 2012 From Classic Cinema Gold
was an American film actress who was successful during the era of silent movies. Dana was born Virginia Flugrath on June 26, 1897 in Brooklyn, New York. She became a child star, appearing on the stage at the age of three. She read Shakespeare and particularly identified with the teenage J... Read full article
Silent Film Star: .By Dawn on Dec 6, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks
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By Dawn on May 27, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks
, first silent film was made at a former Manhattan riding academy in 1910. The stalls had been made into dressing rooms. She fell in love with Edison director John Hancock Collins (1889 - 1918) and they married in 1915. Dana's performed in Collins's Edison films, Children of Eve (1915) and... Read full article
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