Edna May Oliver’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

November 9, 1883

Death Date

November 9, 1942

Age of Death

59 years

Cause of Death

Gastrointestinal Disease

Place of Death

Malibu, California, United States


Movie Actress

The movie actress Edna May Oliver died at the age of 59. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American actress who was well-known for playing character roles in the 1930s in such films as Cimarron (as Mrs. Tracy Wyatt) and Little Women (as Aunt March). She was nominated for an Oscar in the Best Supporting Actress category in 1939.

She dropped out of school in her early teens to pursue a career as a stage actress.

She played the role of Aunt Penelope in the 1917 Broadway production of Oh, Boy!

How did Edna May Oliver die?

Oliver died on her 59th birthday in 1942 following a short intestinal ailment, and was interred in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California.