Bebe Daniels (1901-1971). Active as a film actress 1910-1960, most famous during the silent era of the 1920's. Bebe Daniels was in over 230 films, first as a child star, and then on stage, movies, radio and television for 50 years. Many silent stars could not make the transition to talkies but she did.
LILLIAN GISH (1893-1993) American stage, screen, and television actress, whose career spanned 75 years. She was immensely popular in silent films. Her final film, "The Whales of August", was made in 1987 when Gish was 93. Gish always listed the year of her birth as 1896. It wasn't until after her death that the true year of her birth (1893) was revealed.