Gale Sondergaard

Gale Sondergaard bio

Birth Name: Edith Holm Sondergaard

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: MN

Date Of Birth: February 15, 1899

Date Of Death: August 14, 1985

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Gale Sondergaard was born on the 15th of February, 1899. She was known for being a Movie Actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her roles as sly, manipulative characters.

Gale Sondergaard was born in MN. He debut film appearance was in the 1936 drama, Anthony Adverse, which won her an Oscar Award. As one of the Hollywood Ten who defied McCarthy’s House Un-American Activities Commission, she was blacklisted by Hollywood. Her film career ended in the early 1950s.

Gale Sondergaard was a Aquarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Gale Sondergaard was born in 1890s.

Edith Holm Sondergaard is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Gale’s Edith Holm Sondergaard attended Minneapolis School of Dramatic Arts.


Gale Sondergaard’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Gale Sondergaard’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Gale Sondergaard kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Gale Sondergaard was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edith Holm Sondergaard
NICKNAME: Edith Holm Sondergaard, Gale Sondergaard
BIRTH SIGN: Aquarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Gale Sondergaard was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Gale Sondergaard was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Gale Sondergaard had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Gale Sondergaard’s birth sign is Aquarius and she had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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