- Dorothy,1898–1968, and her sister Lillian, 1896–1993, U.S. film actresses.
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- Dorothy. 1898–1968, US film actress, chiefly in silent films
- her sister, Lillian. 1896–1993, US film and stage actress, noted esp for her roles in such silent films as The Birth of a Nation (1915) and Intolerance (1916)
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