Martin, Vivian (1893–1987)

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Martin, Vivian (1893–1987)

merican stage actress. Born July 22, 1893, in Grand Rapids, Michigan; died Mar 16, 1987, in New York, NY; m. William Jefferson; m. Arthur Samuels.

Made stage debut as a child; made Broadway debut in The Only Son (1911); other plays include just Married, The Wild Westcotts, Puppy Love, Hearts Are Trumps and Mrs. Dane's Defense; films include The Girl from Home, Giving Becky a Chance, Little Miss Optimist, The Sunset Trail and Molly Entangled; managed her own theatrical company.