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Gertrude Astor
Birth: Nov. 9, 1887
Lakewood
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1977
Woodland Hills
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Born in Lakewood, Ohio, November 9, 1877, she began her career playing trombone on riverboats and in vaudeville when she signed a contract with Universal in 1915. She made her screen debut in "Concert" (1921), followed by "Strong Man" (1926) and "The Cat and the Carney" (1927). Her other credits included Laurel and Hardy films, "Our Gang" shorts, "The Scarlet Claw" (1944), "Around the World in Eighty Days" (1956) and "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" (1961). She passed away suddenly and peacefully on the day of her 90th birthday. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Stroke 
Inscription:

Gertrude I. Astor
1877 -- 1977
"A Star Forever"

 
Burial:
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Abbey of the Psalms, Haven of Worship, North Wall, Niche 5, Tier 13
GPS (lat/lon): 34.08929, -118.3212
 
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Record added: Jul 13, 1999
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- BigLebo
 Added: Sep. 24, 2014
GOD BLESS YOU GERTRUDE, S.V.
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 Added: Sep. 23, 2014

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