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Gretchen Lederer (1891–1955)

Gretchen Lederer was born on May 23, 1891 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Gretchen Schwallenback. She was an actress, known for The Silent Lady (1917), Beauty in Chains (1918) and The Grasp of Greed (1916). She was married to Otto Lederer. She died on December 20, 1955 in Anaheim, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Silent Lady Miss Summerville
Beauty in Chains Juana Toya
The Grasp of Greed Lady Holmhurst
Lord John in New York Undetermined Role


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 1918 Wife or Country (Short)
Gretchen Barker
 1918 Riddle Gawne
Blanche Dillon
 1918 After the War
 1918 A Model's Confession
Mrs. Stanley
 1918 The Red, Red Heart
Katherine Newman
 1918 Beauty in Chains
Juana Toya
 1918 Hungry Eyes
Bessie Dupont
 1918 The Kaiser, the Beast of Berlin
Bertha von Neigle
 1918 New Love for Old
Marie Beauchamp
 1917 My Little Boy
Clara's Mother
 1917 The Silent Lady
Miss Summerville
 1917 The Cricket
The Cricket's Mother
 1917 Princess Virtue
Mlle. Sari
 1917 Bondage
Francesca Taft
 1917 The Spotted Lily
Sonia Maroff
 1917 The Little Pirate
Virginia Baird
 1917 The Lair of the Wolf
Margaret Dennis
 1917 The Rescue
Nell Jerrold
 1917 The Web (Short)
Mrs. Van Wert
 1917 The Greater Law
'Seattle' Lou
 1917 The Double-Topped Trunk (Short)
 1917 The Pointed Finger (Short)
Ruth Armstrong
 1917 A Kentucky Cinderella
Miss Morgan
 1917 Bartered Youth (Short)
Mrs. John Gallagher
 1917 The Little Orphan
Mrs. Billy Hardwick
 1917 The Townsend Divorce Case (Short)
Mrs. Townsend
 1917 Polly Redhead
Lady Osterley
 1916 The Morals of Hilda
 1916 The Emerald Pin (Short)
Mrs. Dexter
 1916 The Masked Woman (Short)
 1916 A Price on His Head (Short)
Anna Phillips
 1916 If My Country Should Call
Mrs. Ardrath
 1916 Model 46 (Short)
A Romantic Actress
 1916 Black Friday
 1916 Little Eve Edgarton
Cousin Elsa
 1916 The Mark of Cain
Mrs. Wilson
 1916 Just a Few Little Things (Short)
The Nurse
 1916 Number 16 Martin Place (Short)
Audrey Devine
 1916 The Way of the World
Mrs. Nevill
 1916 Muggins (Short)
 1916 The Grasp of Greed
Lady Holmhurst
 1916 Bobbie of the Ballet
Velma Vrooman
 1916 Love Triumphant (Short)
Aime Leighton
 1916 Doctor Neighbor
Christine Hall
 1916 Two Men of Sandy Bar
The Duchess
 1916/I Fool's Gold (Short)
Doris Van
 1916 The Phantom Thief (Short)
Mrs. Price
 1916 The Yaqui
Señora Esteban
 1915 Lord John in New York
Undetermined Role
 1915 Under a Shadow (Short)
Thera Dufre / Mrs. Irving
 1915 The Millionaire Paupers (Short)
 1915 The Tenor (Short)
Genevieve Palmer
 1915 Willie Stayed Single (Short)
The Widow
 1915/I Business Is Business
Celeste St. Jean
 1915 The Siren (Short)
 1915 The Chimney's Secret (Short)
Mary Ellis
 1915 The Quest of the Widow (Short)
 1915 What Did He Whisper? (Short)
 1915 The Source of Happiness (Short)
Olga - an Adventuress
 1915 Paternal Love (Short)
Mrs. Graves
 1915 According to Value (Short)
 1915 For His Superior's Honor (Short)
Mrs. Grandon - Ruby's Mother
 1915 The Violin Maker (Short)
Marguerita - Pedro's Sweetheart
 1915 A Second Beginning (Short)
 1915 From the Shadows (Short)
Flo Summers - Spider's Sweetheart
 1915 The Quicksands of Society (Short)
Nina Carlton - Social Parasite
 1915 The Taming of Rita (Short)
 1915 His Captive (Short)
Helen Lander / Anita Lander
 1915 The Pinch (Short)
 1915 An Arrangement with Fate (Short)
Gretchen Carr
 1915 Martin Lowe, Financier (Short)
Mrs. Elder - the Broker's Wife
 1915 His Last Serenade (Short)
The Maid
 1915 Wolves of Society (Short)
Paula - an Adventuress
 1915 The Temptation of Edwin Swayne (Short)
Dado Scholl - an Adventuress
 1915 Pawns of Fate (Short)
 1914 Jim Regan's Last Raid (Short)
 1914 An Eleventh Hour Reformation (Short)
Marion Cory
 1914 The Curse of Humanity (Short)
 1914 The Final Reckoning (Short)
Mrs. Groves
 1914 Desert Thieves (Short)
Mrs. Blake
 1914 Shorty's Strategy (Short)
Madge - the Gambler's Sweetheart
 1914 The Gringo (Short)
Carmen Hidalgo
 1914 A Barrier Royal (Short)
Annette Prue
 1914 The Path of Genius (Short)
 1914 The Arrow Maker's Daughter (Short)
Grey Feather - the Blind Arrow Maker's Daughter (as Miss Lederer)
 1912 Hearts in Conflict (Short)

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