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Carla Laemmle
Birth: Oct. 20, 1909
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 12, 2014
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

American Actress. Laemmle, who was a movie actress in the 1920s and 30s, was the niece of Universal Pictures studio founder Carl Laemmle. She studied ballet and acting and appeared in such films as 'The Phantom of the Opera' (1925), 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' (1927), 'The Gate Crasher' (1928), 'The Hollywood Review of 1929' (1929), 'The Broadway Melody' (1929), 'King of Jazz' (1930), 'Dracula' (1931), 'His Last Fling' (1935), 'The Adventures of Frank Merriwell' (1936) and as a ballet dancer in 'On Your Toes' (1939). She shared the screen with such horror movie legends as Lon Chaney and Bela Lugosi before retiring from pictures. Her next movie credit came more than 70 years later in 'Pooltime' (2010) followed by roles in 'A Sad State of Affairs' (2013) and 'Mansion of Blood' (2014). A documentary short about her life, 'Among the Rugged Peaks: The Carla Laemmle Story', was made in 2011. She died in her sleep at the age of 104. (bio by: Louis du Mort) 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Laemmle (1854 - 1929)
  Carrie Belle Norton Laemmle (1871 - 1962)
 
 Sibling:
  Edward Laemmle (1887 - 1937)**
  Carla Laemmle (1909 - 2014)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Home of Peace Memorial Park
East Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Addition 1, row 1, grave 1
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Louis du Mort
Record added: Jun 13, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 131338894
Carla Laemmle
Added by: Louis du Mort
 
Carla Laemmle
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Carla Laemmle
Added by: Louis du Mort
 
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