The movie actress Mary Pickford died at the age of 87. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Known as America’s Sweetheart, this silent film star co-founded United Artists. The American Film Institute called her the 24th-greatest actresses of all time.
She married three times; her the longest marriage was to Charles Rogers from 1937 to 1979.
“I was forced to live far beyond my years when just a child, now I have reversed the order and I intend to remain young indefinitely.” (Mary Pickford)
“Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.” (Mary Pickford)
“Make them laugh, make them cry, and hack to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.” (Mary Pickford)
“One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man’s, privacy.” (Mary Pickford)
“It would have been more logical if silent pictures had grown out of the talkies instead of the other way around.” (Mary Pickford)