Caption: Lillian Gish Film Set Wind, The (1928) 0019585
Actress, Writer, Soundtrack
Born: October 14, 1893
Star sign: Libra
Height: 5' 4" (1.63 m)
Known for: The Night of the Hunter (1955), The Birth of a Nation (1915), Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916), Broken Blossoms or The Yellow Man and the Girl (1919)
Lillian Diana Gish was born on October 14, 1893 in Springfield, Ohio. Her father James Lee Gish was an alcoholic who caroused around, was rarely at home and left the family to more or less to fend for themselves. To help make ends meet, Lillian, her sister Dorothy Gish and their mother Mary Gish a.k.a. Mary Robinson McConnell tried their hand at ...