Strasberg, Paula

BORN 8 Mar 1909, New York City, New York: Beth Israel Hospital, Manhattan - DIED 29 Apr 1966, New York City, New York
BIRTH NAME Miller, Pearl
CAUSE OF DEATH bone marrow cancer
GRAVE LOCATION Hastings-on-Hudson, New York: Westchester Hills Cemetery, 400 Saw Mill River Road

Paula Miller performed on Broadway in over 20 parts between 1927 and 1948. In 1934 she married actor and acting coach Lee Strasberg. Their children John and Susan became actors as well.

After she became a member of the communist party she was put on the black list. She continued her career as an acting coach and she was Marilyn Monroe's coach and condifante until Monroe died in 1962. Paula Strasberg died of cancer in 1966.

• Husband: Strasberg, Lee (1934-1966)


The grave of Paula Strasberg at Westchester Hills Cemetery, Hastings-on-Hudson.
Picture by Androom (13 Apr 2010)


Paula Strasberg - Wikipedia

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Published: 24 Oct 2010
Last update: 25 Feb 2022