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Adda Gleason (1888–1971)

Adda Gleason was born on December 19, 1888 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Ramona (1916), The Sacred Bracelet (1915) and One Million B.C. (1940). She died on February 6, 1971 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Ramona Ramona
The Sacred Bracelet Helen Rand
One Million B.C. Rock Person
The Rosary Madge Callahan


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (64 credits)
 1951 Rhubarb
Maid (uncredited)
 1947 Out of the Past
Mrs. Miller (uncredited)
 1940 One Million B.C.
Rock Person
 1940 Abe Lincoln in Illinois
Maid (uncredited)
 1935 She Married Her Boss
Saleslady (uncredited)
 1935 Party Wire
Townswoman (uncredited)
 1935 I'll Love You Always
Manager (uncredited)
 1935 The Best Man Wins
Head Nurse (uncredited)
 1934 Mills of the Gods
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1934 I'll Fix It
Nurse (uncredited)
 1934 Whom the Gods Destroy
Balkan Passenger (uncredited)
 1934 This Man Is Mine
Martha (uncredited)
 1932 The Bitter Tea of General Yen
Mrs. Bowman (uncredited)
 1929 The College Coquette
Mrs. Ethel Forrester
 1927 Man Bait
Florence Hasbrouck
 1926 The Old Soak
 1925 How Baxter Butted In
Emmy Baxter
 1919 The Thunderbolt
Bruce Corbin's Mother
 1918 The One Woman
Ruth Gordon
 1918 That Devil, Bateese
Kathleen St.John (as Ada Gleason)
 1918 True Blue
Mary Brockhurst
 1917 Fanatics
Mary Lathrop (as Ada Gleason)
 1917 Snap Judgment
Phoebe Lind (as Ada Gleason)
 1917 The Shackles of Truth
Mary Shores
 1917 The Spirit of '76
Catherine Montour
 1916 The Stolen Master (Short)
Valerie Deschamps
 1916 Love Is Law (Short)
 1916 The Scapegrace (Short)
Isabel Hammond
 1916 Prisoners of Conscience (Short)
Maude Carroll
 1916 Ramona
 1916 The Return of James Jerome (Short)
Lorna Bates (as Ada Gleason)
 1916 The Dragoman (Short)
Marjorie Hall (as Ada Gleason)
 1916 Two News Items (Short)
Katie Fagan (as Ada Gleason)
 1916 The Bond Within (Short)
Elsie Moore
 1916 Vengeance of the Oppressed (Short)
Esther - Aaron's Wife (as Ada Gleason)
 1915 The Convict King (Short)
Pearl De Lyle (as Ada Gleason)
 1915 Saved from the Harem
 1915 The Inner Chamber (Short)
Fadette Devore
 1915 The Moment Before Death (Short)
Mrs. Cummings
 1915 A Night in Old Spain (Short)
Paquita (as Ada Gleason)
 1915 The Sacred Bracelet (Short)
Helen Rand (as Ada Gleason)
 1915 The Wonder Cloth (Short)
Agnes Armstrong (as Ada Gleason)
 1915 When the Wires Crossed (Short)
Mrs. Oliver Kemp (as Ada Gleason)
 1915 The Voice in the Fog
Kitty Killigrew
 1915 His Beloved Violin (Short)
Mrs. Hamilton (as Miss Gleason)
 1915 The Rosary
Madge Callahan
 1915 Lonely Lovers (Short)
Miss St. Clair - Actress
 1915 The Red Blood of Courage (Short)
 1914 One Traveler Returns (Short)
Thais Merton
 1914 The Mystery of the Seven Chests (Short)
 1914 Her Sister (Short)
Kate Adams
 1914 Out of Petticoat Lane (Short)
 1914 Peggy, of Primrose Lane (Short)
Maysie Twinkle - the Soubrette
 1914 Rosemary, That's for Remembrance (Short)
Dorinda - the Mountain Girl
 1914 Garrison's Finish (Short)
 1914 The Reparation (Short)
Miss Philippa Herondine
 1914 Four Minutes Late (Short)
 1914 The Livid Flame (Short)
Mrs. James McNair
 1914/I Jim (Short)
 1914 To Be Called For (Short)
Betty Brown
 1914 The Harbor of Love (Short)
Lola Grant
 1914 The Jungle Samaritan (Short)
Helen Prentice
 1914 Carmelita's Revenge (Short)
Carmelita Fernanz

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Alternate Names:

Ada Gleason | Miss Gleason

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Blonde leading lady of the 1910's, still seen in small supporting roles after the advent of sound.

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