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American actress who was well-known for playing character roles in the 1930s in such films as Cimarron (as Mrs. Tracy Wyatt) and Little Women (as Aunt March). She was nominated for an Oscar in the Best Supporting Actress category in 1939.
She dropped out of school in her early teens to pursue a career as a stage actress.
She played the role of Aunt Penelope in the 1917 Broadway production of Oh, Boy!
How did Edna May Oliver die?
Edna May Oliver's death was caused by gastrointestinal disease.
Oliver died on her 59th birthday in 1942 following a short intestinal ailment, and was interred in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California.
|Cause of death||Gastrointestinal disease|
|Age of death||58 years|
|Birthday||November 9, 1883|
|Death date||November 9, 1942|
|Place of death||Malibu, California, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|