Lila Lee

Lila Lee

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Lila Lee (July 25, 1901 - November 13, 1973) was a prominent screen actress of the early silent film era. Lila Lee was born Augusta Wilhelmena Fredericka Appel in Union Hill, New Jersey into a middle-class family of German immigrants who relocated to New York City when Lila was quite young. Searching for a hobby for their gregarious young daughter, the Appels enrolled Lila in Gus Edwards' kiddie review shows where she was given the nickname of "Cuddles"; a name that she would be known by for the rest of her acting career. Her stagework became so popular with the public that her parents had her educated with private tutors. Edwards would become Lee's long-term manager.show more

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  • Paperback | 120 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 186g
  • CIV
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136760355
  • 9786136760353