Miriam Cooper
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1893
Birth Place:
Baltimore, MD

Biography

Dark Lady of the Silents was a well-chosen title for Miriam Cooper's 1972 autobiography; Ms. Cooper's chief attributes throughout her starring career were her dark, soulful eyes. Born in Baltimore, Ms. Cooper was educated at New York City's Cooper Union school. During her free time, Miriam occasionally visited the Biograph Film studios in the Bronx, eventually asking director D.W. Griffith for a...