Myrtle Gonzalez Profile/ Biography, DOB, Age, Height, Bio, Family, Husband, Net worth

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Myrtle Gonzalez (Gonzalez circa)

Last Updated: 24 Nov, 2022 | Views: 193

Age: 27

Profession: Actress

Higher Education: High School

Birth Date, Sign & Religion Details

Date of Birth
28 Sep, 1891
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Birth District
Los Angeles
Birth Sign
Died on
22 Oct, 1918
Cause of Death
Spanish Flu Pandemic

About Myrtle Gonzalez

About (Profile/Biography):
Myrtle Gonzalez was born on September 28, 1891, and died on October 22, 1918. An American actress, she appeared in movies and television shows. From 1913 to 1917, she starred in at least 78 silent movies, 66 of which were one- and two-reel shorts. As the first Latina actress in Hollywood, she is considered to be the first Hispanic actress in Hollywood. The Chalice of Courage (1915), an eight-reel feature-length drama by Vitagraph featuring William Duncan as Enid Maitland, was Gonzalez's best-known role. It was once said that she was "the virgin white lily of the screen."

At Vitagraph, Myrtle Gonzalez starred opposite William Desmond Taylor in five movies, including Her Husband's Friend (1913),
In 1914: Myrtle Gonzalez played a role in the drama Tainted Money 
1914: Myrtle Gonzalez worked in the comedy Millions for Defence 
In 1914: Myrtle Gonzalez acted in the drama The Kiss (1914)
In 1914: Myrtle Gonzalez performed in the drama Captain Alvarez 
On December 1, 1917: In Los Angeles, Myrtle Gonzalez married actor/director Allen Watt (1885-1944).

Selected filmography:
1915: A Natural Man
1916: It Happened in Honolulu
1916: The Secret of the Swamp
1917: The Greater Law
1917: Mutiny
1917: God's Crucible
1917: Southern Justice
1917: The Show Down

Unknown facts:
At 27 years of age, Gonzalez died as a result of the 1918 pandemic Spanish flu. 

Physical Stats

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 167 cm
In Meters 1.67 m
In Feet & Inches 5'5"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 50 kg
In Pounds 110 Ibs
Eye Color
Hair Color

Family Details

Father's Name
Manuel George Gonzalez
Mother's Name
Lillian L. Cook
Parks Jones, Allen Watt
Manuel G. Gonzalez, Jr.
Stella M. Gonzalez
James Parks Jones, Jr.