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Marie Dressler 1869-1934. She was a Canadian born American actress who's career started in 1914. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1930-31(eligibility was staggered at that time). "MGM head Louis B. Mayer learned of Dressler's illness from her doctor and asked that she not be told. To keep her home, he ordered her not to travel on her vacation because he wanted to put her in a new film. Dressler was furious but complied." (Wikipedia) How strange to do that to someone. She had ever…

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Visitors included: Lew Ayres, Lionel and John Barrymore, Ralph Bellamy, Charlie Chaplin, Gary Cooper, Joan Crawford, Dolores del Rio, Marie Dressler, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Errol Flynn, Clark Gable, Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Cary Grant, Jean Harlow, Buster Keaton, Carole Lombard, Beatrice Lillie, Harold Lloyd, Harpo Marx, Louis B. Mayer, Joel McCrea, Colleen Moore, David Niven, Mary Pickford, Winston Churchill, Calvin Coolidge and more.

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Every Scorpio is a comedian. Marie Dressler, the first Scorpio female to win a Oscar, won for her role in 1930 "Min and Bill". Born on November 9 #Oscars

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Max Sennett ~ Sennett founded Keystone Studios in 1912 and started producing comedies. Sennett and Keystone are responsible for launching or shaping the careers of Charlie Chaplin, Mabel Normand, Marie Dressler, Harold Lloyd, Roscoe Arbuckle, Gloria Swanson, Ford Sterling, Ben Turpin, Chester Conklin and Harry Langdon.

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