Gypsy Abbott

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Gypsy Abbott
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Who's Who in the Film World, 1914
Born (1896-01-31)January 31, 1896
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Died July 25, 1952(1952-07-25) (aged 56)
Hollywood, California, U.S.
Other names Gypsie Abbott
Occupation Silent film actress

Gypsy Abbott (January 31, 1896 – July 25, 1952) was an American silent film actress.

Career[edit]

Before entering films, Gypsy Abbott performed for a number of years on stage and in vaudeville. She began with E. H. Sothern's repertoire company and later played Flora Belle Fry in a road production of George M. Cohan's Little Johnny Jones.[1]

She married director Henry King in 1915[2] and was sometimes credited as Gypsie Abbott.

She is buried in the Grotto Section at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California.

Filmography[edit]

Gypsy Abbott and Crane Wilbur in Vengeance is Mine (1916)

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ Who's Who in the Film World - edited by Fred C. Justice &Tom R. Smith – 1914 - pg. 29, Film World Publishing
  2. ^ Pawlak, Debra Ann (2012). Bringing Up Oscar: The Story of the Men and Women Who Founded the Academy. Pegasus Books. ISBN 9781605982168. Retrieved 30 July 2017. 

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