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Janet Gaynor (Oct. 6, 1906 - Sept. 14, 1984) She was so sweet Constance inspo

Janet Gaynor (Oct. 6, 1906 - Sept. 14, 1984) She was so sweet Constance inspo

Janet GAYNOR (1906-84) Bio * AFI Top Actress nominee > Active 1924–81 > Born Laura Augusta Gainor 6 Oct 1906 Philadelphia > Died 14 Sept 1984 (aged 77) California, complications from car crash injuries > Spouses: Jesse Lydell Peck (1929-33 div); Adrian (1939-59 his death); Paul Gregory (1964–84 her death) > Children: 1

Janet GAYNOR (1906-84) Bio * AFI Top Actress nominee > Active 1924–81 > Born Laura Augusta Gainor 6 Oct 1906 Philadelphia > Died 14 Sept 1984 (aged 77) California, complications from car crash injuries > Spouses: Jesse Lydell Peck (1929-33 div); Adrian (1939-59 his death); Paul Gregory (1964–84 her death) > Children: 1

Janet GAYNOR (1906-84) X1 * AFI Top Actress nominee, on receiving the first Academy Award for Best Actress in 1928) - “Naturally, I was thrilled but being the first year, the Academy Awards had no background or tradition, and it naturally didn’t mean what it does now. Had I known then what it would come to mean in the next few years, I’m sure I’d have been overwhelmed. At the time, I think I was more thrilled over meeting Douglas Fairbanks.” Photo: 1930s

Janet GAYNOR (1906-84) X1 * AFI Top Actress nominee, on receiving the first Academy Award for Best Actress in 1928) - “Naturally, I was thrilled but being the first year, the Academy Awards had no background or tradition, and it naturally didn’t mean what it does now. Had I known then what it would come to mean in the next few years, I’m sure I’d have been overwhelmed. At the time, I think I was more thrilled over meeting Douglas Fairbanks.” Photo: 1930s

Janet Gaynor, 1927/28  Seventh Heaven, Street Angel and Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Janet Gaynor, 1927/28 Seventh Heaven, Street Angel and Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Janet Gaynor  “Naturally, I was thrilled but being the first year, the Academy Awards had no background or tradition, and it naturally didn’t mean what it does now. Had I known then what it would come to mean in the next few years, I’m sure I’d have been overwhelmed. At the time, I think I was more thrilled over meeting Douglas Fairbanks.” (Gaynor on receiving the first Academy Award for Best Actress in 1928).

Janet Gaynor “Naturally, I was thrilled but being the first year, the Academy Awards had no background or tradition, and it naturally didn’t mean what it does now. Had I known then what it would come to mean in the next few years, I’m sure I’d have been overwhelmed. At the time, I think I was more thrilled over meeting Douglas Fairbanks.” (Gaynor on receiving the first Academy Award for Best Actress in 1928).

Janet Gaynor Argentinean Magazine AD - Janet Gaynor - Wikipedia, the free…

Janet Gaynor Argentinean Magazine AD - Janet Gaynor - Wikipedia, the free…

Janet Gaynor - (1906-1984) born Laura Augusta Gainor.  Film star and first Oscar winner 1927.  Stage, Broadway, TV actress and painter. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0310980/bio

Janet Gaynor - (1906-1984) born Laura Augusta Gainor. Film star and first Oscar winner 1927. Stage, Broadway, TV actress and painter. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0310980/bio

Janet Gaynor - (1906- 1984) Born Laura Augusta Gainor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Married three times; Jesse Lydell Peck (1929-1933; Adrian (1939-1959); & Paul Gregory (1964-1984).

Janet Gaynor - (1906- 1984) Born Laura Augusta Gainor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Married three times; Jesse Lydell Peck (1929-1933; Adrian (1939-1959); & Paul Gregory (1964-1984).

Image detail for -Janet Gaynor. She was pretty.we watched Sunrise (starring Janet Gaynor ...

Image detail for -Janet Gaynor. She was pretty.we watched Sunrise (starring Janet Gaynor ...

An elegant, generously sized holiday tree, plenty of toys, and even a darling little kitten were all in the Christmas cards for actress Janet Gaynor in the 30s.

An elegant, generously sized holiday tree, plenty of toys, and even a darling little kitten were all in the Christmas cards for actress Janet Gaynor in the 30s.