The Big Gamble
'Aunt Cathleen' / Aunt Cathleen (as Dame Sybil Thorndike)
Emma Morgan (as Dame Sybil Thorndike)
Nurse Edith Cavell
She acted in NC Hunter's play, "A Day by the Sea," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Ralph Richardson, John Gielgud, and Irene Worth in the cast. John Gielgud was also director.
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Dame Sybil Thorndike | Dame Sybil Thorndyke
5' 4¾" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
[on her husband] Divorce, never! Murder, often!
She was awarded the DBE (Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1931 King's Birthday Honours List and became a Companion of Honour (CH) in the 1970 Queen's Birthday Honours List for her services to drama.