June Caprice Overview

June Caprice
Date of Birth
Nov 19, 1899
Birth Place:
Arlington, MA

Biography

The success of Mary Pickford engendered well-remembered rivals such as Marguerite Clark and the ill-fated Mary Miles Minter. Less memorable, perhaps, but in her day a force to reckon with, June Caprice chose her screen name from her first film, a little romance entitled Caprice of the Mountains (1916). Having won a local Massachusetts Pickford look-alike contest, June was signed on the spot by...