Katherine MacDonald
Date of Birth
Dec 14, 1891
Birth Place:
Pittsburgh, PA

Biography

Silent-screen actress Katherine MacDonald was a star of large ego and small talent, whose much-admired hourglass figure earned her the nickname "The American Beauty." At the peak of her popularity, MacDonald starred as Lady Jane in the second screen version of the old David Belasco success The Squaw Man (1918). Lavishly produced, the old Victorian stage play had more in its favor than MacDonald's...