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Lillita Louise MacMurray

Birthplace: Hollywood, California, United States
Death: December 29, 1995 (87)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Place of Burial: Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Ex-wife of Charlie Chaplin; Henry Aguirre; Arthur Day and Pat Long
Mother of Charles Spencer Chaplin, Jr. and Sydney Earle Chaplin

Occupation: Actress
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About Lita Grey

American actress and the second wife of Charlie Chaplin. She was born in Hollywood, California, in 1908, to a Mexican-born mother and a father of Irish heritage and christened Lillita Louise MacMurray.

Actress. She began appearing in films in the 1920s and later working for Charlie Chaplin at his Hollywood studio when she was 12 years old. At the age of 15 she was pregnant by Chaplin and at 16, she married him. In 1927, after three years of marriage they divorced. She continued to act in plays and other things until she retired from show business in 1947. Her films include, "Unknown Chaplin" (1980), "The Devil's Sleep" (1935), "Mr. Broadway" (1933), "The Idle Class" (1921), and "The Kid" (1921), with Jackie Coogan and Charlie Chaplin. (bio by: K)

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Lita Grey's Timeline

April 15, 1908
Hollywood, California, United States
May 5, 1925
Age 17
Beverly Hills, CA, United States
March 31, 1926
Age 17
Los Angeles, CA, United States