Pearl White

American film actress
Pearl White (1916)

Pearl White (4 March 1889 – 4 August 1938) was an American actress who began acting at age 6. She starred in The Perils of Pauline, a serial. She also acted in silent movies. She retired from acting around 1924.

White was born in New Jersey, though she was raised in Springfield, Missouri. She died from cirrhosis in France at age forty-nine.