Olive Borden (1906 – 1947) was an American film and stage actress who began her career during the silent film era. Nicknamed "The Joy Girl", Borden was known for her jet-black hair and overall beauty. At the peak of her career, she earned $1,500 a week. By the late 1930s, she had declared bankrupt. Her attempts to get back into acting were hindered by her alcoholism. In 1945, she began working at , a home for destitute women in the skidrow section of LA. She died there in October 1947.