~Frances Howard~

Born: June 4, 1903 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Died: July 2, 1976 (age 73) in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
~Filmography~
Mary Burns, Fugitive (1935) ... Landlady

The Shock Punch (1925) ... Dorothy Clark
The Swan (1925) ... Alexandra, The Swan
Too Many Kisses (1925) ... Yvonne Hurja
~Biography~
Actress. Credited as Frances Howard during her acting career, she appeared mostly on Broadway, but did
make a few films in the 1920s and 1930s, most notably "Shock Punch," "The Swan," and "Too Many
Kisses" all in 1925. Her last film role was in "Mary Burns, Fugitive" in 1935. Best known as wife of
Hollywood Mogal/Producer Samuel Goldwyn (1882-1974). The couple were married over 50 years at
the time of his death. Mother of producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr and grandmother of actor Tony Goldwyn.
Frances Goldwyn was very much in love with director George Cukor, (who was known for being openly
gay), and ultimately, was buried next to him upon her death in 1976.