Mildred Harris

actress

Mildred Harris (November 29, 1901 – July 20, 1944) was an American actress. She was also the first wife of Charlie Chaplin.

Mildred Harris
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Harris, c. 1919
Born(1901-11-29)November 29, 1901
DiedJuly 20, 1944(1944-07-20) (aged 42)
OccupationActress
Years active1912–1944
Spouse(s)
Charlie Chaplin
(m. 1918; div. 1920)

Everett Terrence McGovern
(m. 1924; div. 1929)

Children2

She appeared in Frank Capra's 1928 silent drama The Power of the Press with Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. and Jobyna Ralston and the same year, starred in Universal Pictures first sound movie Melody of Love opposite Walter Pidgeon.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Mildred Harris, First Wife of Chaplin, Succumbs". Los Angeles Examiner. 21 July 1944. p. 3.