Janet Gaynor
Date of Birth
Oct 06, 1906
Birth Place:
Philadelphia, PA

Biography

American actress Janet Gaynor, born Laura Gainor, was a star of the late silent era and early talkies who was able to project vulnerability and naiveté in any role. She attended high school in San Francisco; hoping to find work in films, she moved to L.A. shortly after graduation, supporting herself through odd jobs while appearing as an extra. This led her to some bit roles in Hal Roach comedy...