Alice Brady

Alice Brady in October 1916, Photo-Play Journal

Birth Name: Mary Rose Brady

Date of Birth: November 2, 1892

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Death: October 28, 1939

Place of Death: New York City, New York, U.S.

*Irish (father)
*French (mother)

Alice Brady was an American actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for In Old Chicago (1937).

Alice was the daughter of Rose Marie (René) and William A. Brady (William Aloysius Brady), an actor, producer, and sports promoter. Her father was born in New York, to Irish parents. Her mother was born in Paris, France. She had a son with her former husband, actor James Crane.

Alice’s paternal grandfather was named Terrence/Terence A. Brady. Terrence was born in Limerick.

Alice’s paternal grandmother was named Catherine Ann.

Sources: Genealogies of Alice Brady (focusing on her father’s side) –

Death record of Alice Brady –

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