September 5, 1884
|Died||February 23, 1973 (aged 88)|
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Charles Emerson Cook
(m. 1916, divorced)
Gladys Hanson (born Gladys Hanson Snook; September 5, 1884 – February 23, 1973) was a stage and silent film actress.
Hanson was born Gladys Hanson Snook, the youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peyton Harrison Snook.
Hanson began her career on the Broadway stage portraying the Duchess in The Spoiler in 1907 with the Charles Frohman Company. On the stage she played in the theatrical productions Our American Cousin (1908) with Edward Hugh Sothern, The Builder of Bridge (1909) with later film star Eugene O'Brien and The Governor's Lady (1912) with Emma Dunn and future film leading man Milton Sills.
Personal life and death
On February 23, 1973, Hanson died, aged 89.
|1914||The Straight Road||Mary 'Moll' O'Hara|
|1915||The Climbers||Blanche Sterling|
|The Primrose Path|
|1916||The Evangelist||Christabel Nuneham|
|1917||National Red Cross Pageant||Liberty||Final episode|
|1928||Walls Tell Tales||Short|
- "Southern actress weds". The Selma Times. Alabama, Selma. April 18, 1916. p. 3. Retrieved April 4, 2021 – via Newspapers.com.
- "Gladys Hanson". The New York Times. Associated Press. February 26, 1973. p. 34. Retrieved April 3, 2021 – via ProQuest.
- PICTORAL HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN THEATER by Daniel Blum c. 1953
- "Gladys Hanson". Internet Broadway Database. The Broadway League. Archived from the original on November 13, 2020. Retrieved April 3, 2021.
- "Silent Era : The silent film website". www.silentera.com. Retrieved August 24, 2018.
- Raeburn, Eleanor, "Belasco's New Leading Woman", The Theatre Magazine, v.XVI n.140, October, 1912, p. 110.
- Gladys Hanson portrait at NY Public Library Billy Rose Collection
- Gladys Hanson at IMDb
- Gladys Hanson at the Internet Broadway Database
- portraits(Univ. of Washington, Sayre)
- Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library