Ethel Barrymore was an Academy Award-winning American actress.
1879 - Ethel Barrymore was born 15th of August in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
1905 - Barrymore was a great Nora in A Doll's House by Ibsen.
1922 - Ethel Barrymore was a passionate Juliet in Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare.
1944 - She won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the film None but the Lonely Heart.
1946 - Barrymore made classic films as The Spiral Staircase.
1949 - Ethel Barrymore starred in the wonderful thriller directed by Robert Siodmak, Pinky.
1959 - Ethel died 18th of June from heart disease at her home in Hollywood, California.
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