Lillian Gish - the most beautiful girl of the Silent Screen. Her characters were innocent even when their lives had been tainted by hardship. Her characters were not only beautiful but brave and strong. She depicted women from literature and even opera as no one else has ever done. She was Hollywood's brightest star for many, many years.
Lillian Diana Gish (October 14, 1893 – February 27, 1993 was an American stage, screen and television actress, director and writer whose film acting career spanned 75 years, from 1912 to 1987. Gish was called The First Lady of American Cinema.