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June 24, 1916

“Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.” Mary Pickford

Mary Pickford becomes the first movie star to sign a million dollar contract.

Gladys Louise Smith, known professionally as Mary Pickford, was a Canadian-born film actress and producer.

Mary Pickford – Film Actress – Associated Links:

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Link to Photo Credit: Mary Pickford

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