Catherine Calvert

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Catherine Calvert
Catherine Calvert from Who's Who on the Screen.jpg
Publicity photo of Calvert from Who's Who on the Screen (1920)
Born Catherine Cassidy
(1890-04-20)April 20, 1890
Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
Died January 18, 1971(1971-01-18) (aged 80)
Uniondale, New York, U.S.
Cause of death Stroke
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) George A. Carrothers (m. 1925-1952; his death)
Paul Armstrong (December 12, 1913 - August 30, 1915; his death; 1 child)

Catherine Calvert (born Catherine Cassidy, April 20, 1890 – January 18, 1971) was an American actress.


Catherine Calvert as she was known on the screen was born in Baltimore, Maryland. After many years experience onstage in Brown of Harvard, The Deep Purple (a play by her own husband, Paul Armstrong) and many other productions she entered films via Keeney Pictures Corporation in A Romance of the Underworld. (in which she had appeared onstage). Other films in which she appeared include Marriage, Out of the Night, Career of Katherine Bush, Marriage for Convenience , and Fires of Faith. Vitagraph Studios announced Miss Calvert as their newest star.[1]


Marriage for Convenience (1919)


  1. ^ Charles Donald Fox & Milton L. Silver (1920). "Catherine Calvert". Who's Who on the Screen. New York: Ross Publishing.  (Note: Not currently in copyright)

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