Florence Arliss

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Florence Arliss
Disraeli (1921) - Arliss.jpg
Florence Kate Montgomery

(1870-07-29)29 July 1870
London, England
Died12 March 1950(1950-03-12) (aged 79)
Paddington, London, England
Years active1921–1934
(m. 1899; died 1946)

Florence Kate Arliss (née Montgomery; 29 July 1870 – 12 March 1950)[1][2] was an English actress. She was married to George Arliss with whom she often costarred. She played his wife in films like Disraeli, The Millionaire, and The House of Rothschild.

On 12 March 1950, Arliss died in her home in London.[3][4][5]


Year Title Role Notes
1921 The Devil Marie's Aunt
1921 Disraeli Lady Beaconsfield
1929 Disraeli
1931 The Millionaire Mrs. Laura Alden
1933 The King's Vacation Queen Margaret
1934 The House of Rothschild Hannah Rothschild (final film role)


  1. ^ Gerald Lawrence, revised by K. D. Reynolds, "Arliss, George [real name Augustus George Andrews] (1868–1946)", Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, Sept 2004 available online. Retrieved 27 August 2020.
  2. ^ "Florence Arliss | BFI". BFI Database. Retrieved 27 August 2020.
  3. ^ "Mrs. Florence Arliss, Widow of Actor, Dies". The Decatur Daily Review. Illinois, Decatur. Associated Press. 14 March 1950. p. 1. Retrieved 29 April 2020 – via Newspapers.com.
  4. ^ Who Was Who on Screen, p.12 2nd Edition c.1977 by Evelyn Mack Truitt ISBN 0-8352-0914-8
  5. ^ Silent Film Necrology, p.19 2nd Edition c.2001 by Eugene M. Vazzana ISBN 0-7864-1059-0

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