Eugenie Besserer Poster


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Overview (3)

Born in Watertown, New York, USA
Died in Los Angeles, California, USA  (heart attack)
Height 5' 2" (1.57 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Eugenie Besserer was born in Watertown, New York on Christmas Day of 1868. She was largely a silent film actress who made her debut in 1910's silent version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1910). She was 42 at the time. For the most part Eugenie was a character actress, much in demand for filling in roles. Because of her willingness to take just about any role, Eugenie was able to be a part of films such as Enemies of Children (1923), The Millionaire Policeman (1926), The Jazz Singer (1927) (the first "talkie"), and A Royal Romance (1930). Her final film was 1933's To the Last Man (1933). Eugenie died of natural causes on May 28, 1934 in Los Angeles, California.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Denny Jackson

Spouse (1)

Albert W. Hegger (? - ?)

Trade Mark (1)

Playing sweet natured loving mothers and grandmothers

Trivia (1)

According to _Moving Picture World,_ "At one time Miss Besserer was known as the champion woman fencer of the world".

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