BirthdayMay 23, 1889
BirthplaceFort Davis, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Virginia True Boardman

    Full name: Virginia True Boardman
    Also known as: Virginia True Boardman, Boardman, Virginia True
    Professions: Actress
    Occupation: Actress

  2. Virginia True Boardman Death information

    Died: Thursday, 10th of June, 1971 (Age: 82)

  3. Virginia True Boardman Biography

    Virginia True Boardman (May 23, 1889 – June 10, 1971) was an American actress of the silent era.Born Margaret Shields in Fort Davis, Texas, she began her theatrical career in 1906, as Virginia Eames (using her mother's surname) and went on to appear in 52 films between 1911 and 1936. Although her career started off strong, like many actresses of the silent film era, she failed to make a successful transition to talking films and by the mid-1930s her career was at its end for all practical purposes.She was married to actor True Boardman until his death in 1918, with whom she had one child, True Eames Boardman, who after a brief acting career had a long career as a script writer for radio, film and television. He was also the grandfather of former actress Lisa Gerritsen.She died in Hollywood, California, aged 82, from a heart attack.

  4. Virginia True Boardman Family

    Spouse: True Boardman

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