Margarita Fischer
Date of Birth
Feb 12, 1886
Birth Place:
Missouri Valley, IA


Silent-screen actress Margarita Fischer, with great fanfare, changed her Germanic-sounding name to the more American "Fisher" when America entered World War I. She was but one of several Hollywood stars who wished to disassociate themselves from the "Terrible Hun," but Margarita never went as far as Arnold Kaiser, who wisely became Norman Kerry, or screen villain Gustav Von Seyffertitz who,...