Helen Holmes
Date of Birth
Jun 19, 1893
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL


Forever associated with "iron horse operas," energetic, durable Helen Holmes starred in the first 48 or so installments of the Kalem Company's seemingly endless The Hazards of Helen (1914-1917). Contrary to popular belief, the total of 119 episodes constituted a series rather than a serial in that each was a self-contained story with no continuing characters as such. The series was successful...