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May Robson - Biography, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Filmography
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May Robson is an Australian actress best known for her work in films like Granny Take Your Gun, Texas Rangers Back in the Saddle, Raising Babies.
Mary Janette Robison was born on April 19, 1858 in Melbourne and was one of four children of Henry and Julia Robinson. Her father, a British Navy captain, was posted to Australia for health reasons and passed away when Mary was seven years old. After which Julia Robinson moved with her children back to the UK, so Maria was educated in London, Brussels and Paris. At the age of sixteen, Maria first married Charles Gore. The couple acquired a ranch in Texas and then moved to New York, but Charles Gore soon passed away. Without a husband, left with three young children in her arms, Maria worked part-time at home with embroidery, and also gave painting lessons. In addition, by then, she had started her acting career. Mary's two children died at an early age from diphtheria and scarlet fever.
In 1883, Robinson became an actress at the Brooklyn Grand Opera. During the preparation for the first performance on the poster, a mistake was made in the spelling of her name, which was the beginning of the birth of her pseudonym.
Mei's first major role on the big screen, in 1927, was in the biographical drama King of Kings. She was followed by work in such films as Chicago, Reckless, A Star Is Born, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Four Daughters, Irene, Girl in a Million. The last film with May Robson was released in 1942. Jeanne Paris is a war drama about the adventures of British pilots in Nazi-occupied France.
Robinson remarried surgeon August Homer Brown, they remained together until his death in 1920.
May Robson died of natural causes at her home in Beverly Hills on October 20, 1942. Her remains were cremated and buried in Queens, New York, next to her second husband.
The actress was the first ever Australian and also, for a long time, the oldest Oscar nominee, and you can watch films with Mae Robson on our website.
May Robson has brown eyes, naturally dark hair, fair skin and medium lips. The shape of the face is oval, the forehead is high, the hair is curly, gray. May Robson did not change her hair color, preferring natural. The actress has a medium large nose with a hump and a rounded chin. The growth of the actress is 157 cm, no tattoos.
Zodiac Sign - Aries (19.04.1858)
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