Vivian Martin
Date of Birth
Jul 22, 1893
Birth Place:
Sparta, MI

Biography

All but forgotten today, blonde Vivian Martin became, in the mid-1910s, one of Mary Pickford's more successful rivals. A popular stage ingenue who had appeared opposite the legendary Richard Mansfield in Cyrano de Bergerac, Officer 666 and The Only Son, Martin entered films in 1914 courtesy of the then enterprising World Film Corp.. In films such as Little Mademoiselle and The Arrival of Perpetua...