Beecher in 1916
October 21, 1884
Jefferson City, Missouri, U.S.
|Died||August 6, 1955
Washington, Connecticut, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Harry R. Guggenheimer (?-1919) (divorced)
Richard H. Hoffman (?-1935) (divorced)
Janet Beecher (October 21, 1884 – August 6, 1955), born Janet Meyersburg, was an American stage and screen actress. She was a supporting player and lead on the Broadway stage. In the 1930s, she moved into motion pictures as a character actress. Her sister was actress Olive Wyndham. She was married twice: first to Harry R. Guggenheimer and then to Richard H. Hoffman. She had a son named Richard.
- Fine Feathers (1915)
- Gallant Lady (1933)
- The Mighty Barnum (1934)
- Let's Live Tonight (1935)
- So Red the Rose (1935)
- The Good Old Soak (1937)
- The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)
- All This, and Heaven Too (1940)
- Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour (1943)
- Obituary Billboard magazine, August 20, 1955; mentions surviving family, her sister Olive Wyndham and son Richard
- Who Was Who in the Theatre 1912-1976; originally published annually by John Parker, 1976 editions by Gale Research
- Silent Film Necrology 2nd edit. by Eugene M. Vazanno c. 2001
- Janet Beecher - North American Theatre Online