Date of Birth:
4 June 1880
Clara Blandick played in 5 movies in the Drama, Romance, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Music, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery genres.
Clara Blandick got succeed with average imdb rating 6.8.
Interred at Forest Lawn (Glendale), Glendale, California, USA, in the Great Mausoleum.
Suffering form severe arthritis and impending blindness, Clara fixed her hair, dressed up in her best outfit, placed her favourite photos and memorabilia around her room and sadly left this world by overdosing on sleeping tablets.
Best remembered for her portrayal of Dorothy's Auntie Em in The Wizard of Oz (1939).
Her suicide note read: "I am now about to make the great adventure. I cannot endure this agonizing pain any longer. It is all over my body. Neither can I face the impending blindness. I pray the Lord my soul to take. Amen."
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