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Mary Jeanette ROBISON

Also known as: May Robson

Born: 19 April 1858

Died: 20 October 1942

Special Achievements:

Known as May Robson, she was one of the first Australian actresses to receive Oscar nominations, hers for Best Actress in Lady for a Day, 1933.


Resources

  • Image - May Robson from the trailer for Broadway to Hollywood (1933)

    Description: Cropped screenshot of May Robson from the trailer for the film Broadway to Hollywood Date: 1933 Source: Broadway to Hollywood trailer Author: Trailer screenshot Licencing information: https://web.archive.org/web/20080321033709/http://www.sabucat.com/?pg=copyright and http://www.creativeclearance.com/guidelines.html#D2 Permission: This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published in the United States between 1925 and 1977.

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  • Image - May Robson from the trailer for Four Daughters (1938)

    Description: Cropped screenshot of May Robson from the trailer for the film Four Daughters Date: 1938 Source: Four Daughters trailer Author: Trailer screenshot Licencing information: https://web.archive.org/web/20080321033709/http://www.sabucat.com/?pg=copyright and http://www.creativeclearance.com/guidelines.html#D2 Permission: This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published in the United States between 1925 and 1977.

    Wikimedia Commons: File:May Robson in Four Daughters trailer.jpg