Actress, Betty Compson, was born Eleanor Luicime Compson on Mar 19, 1897 in Beaver, UT. Compson died at the age of 77 on Apr 18, 1974 in Glendale, CA .
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Compson was nominated for one Oscar, she never won a competitive Academy Award.
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She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
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(March 19, 1897 – April 18, 1974), father died when she was young, and she drop out of school and earn a living for herself and her mother. She landed a job as a violinist in a Salt Lake City, Utah, theater. After, Compson made 25 short films in 1916. She completed, The ... Read full article
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