Lottie Pickford

Lottie Pickford

Born Jun 9, 1895
Hometown Toronto
Died Dec 9, 1936
Death Place Old Los Angeles
Other Names Smith, Charlotte

Lottie Pickford was a Canadian-born silent film actress, and socialite. She was the sister of fellow actress Mary Pickford and actor Jack Pickford. One of her best known roles was in The Diamond from the Sky directed by William Desmond Taylor in 1915. Pickford's career is often overshadowed by that of her siblings and though she was a notable figure in the 1920s, her films and role in the Pickford acting family is now largely forgotten.… Read More

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1893 Birth Born on June 9, 1893.


1907 14 Years Old In 1907, Mary adopted the stage name 'Mary Pickford' (her birth name was Gladys Louise Smith). … Read More
1909 16 Years Old Mary signed with D.W. Griffith's Biograph Company in 1909 and also secured work for her siblings. … Read More


1914 21 Years Old Away from her sister, Pickford's first starring role came in 1914 in The House of Bondage. … Read More
In 1915, Pickford appeared in Fanchon, the Cricket, opposite both her siblings. … Read More
1920 27 Years Old For unknown reasons, Pickford allowed her mother to legally adopt her daughter, who was then renamed Gwynne in 1920. … Read More
1921 28 Years Old After her divorce, she appeared in the starring role in 1921's They Shall Pay in which co-starred her future husband Allan Forrest. … Read More
1922 29 Years Old Pickford married actor Allan Forrest in January 1922.


1927 34 Years Old Pickford obtained a divorce from Forrest in Paris in 1927.
1929 36 Years Old On July 22, 1929, she married Russel O. Gillard, an undertaker from Los Angeles. They divorced in February 1933. … Read More


1936 43 Years Old 1 More Event
On December 6, 1936, Pickford suffered a heart attack. … Read More
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