Dorothy Allen

Dorothy Allen (October 23, 1896 – September 30, 1970)[1][2] was an American actress principally active in the 1920s.

Dorothy Allen
BornOctober 23, 1896
Houston, Texas, U.S.
DiedSeptember 30, 1970 (aged 73)
New York City, U.S.

Born in Houston, Texas, Allen landed her first roles in 1918 and acted in several Poverty Row films through 1925.[3] Among her biggest roles were in the 1920 film Over the Hill to the Poorhouse and as Miranda Means in 1924's The Hoosier Schoolmaster.

Allen died in New York City.



  1. ^ Obituary, The New York Times
  2. ^ Obituary, Variety, October 7, 1970.
  3. ^ Dorothy Allen at Allmovie

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