Norma Shearer bio

Birth Name: Edith Norma Shearer

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: Montreal

Date Of Birth: August 10, 1902

Date Of Death: June 12, 1983

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Canadian

Norma Shearer was born on the 10th of August, 1902. She was popular for being a Movie Actress. She won an Academy Award in the Best Actress category for her role in the 1930 film The Divorcee. Her roles in Romeo and Juliet and The Women bolstered her fame.

Norma Shearer was born in Montreal. She won a beauty pageant when she was fourteen years old. In 1920, she moved from Canada to New York with her mother, Edith, and her sister, Athole. She spent a lot of money on eye doctors to correct a muscular weakness that caused her eyes to cross.

Norma Shearer was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Norma Shearer was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Edith Norma Shearer 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".


Norma’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Norma Shearer was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edith Norma Shearer
NICKNAME: Queen Norma, The First Lady Of MGM, Norma Shearerr, Norma Shearer, Edith Norma Shearer



Zodiac Sign: Norma Shearer was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Norma Shearer was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Norma Shearer had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Norma Shearer’s birth sign is Leo and she had a ruling planet of Sun.

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