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Virginia Tracy
American author

Virginia Tracy

Virginia Tracy
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Intro American author
Was Writer Novelist Author
From United States of America
Field Literature
Gender female
Birth 1874, New York City, New York, USA
Death 4 March 1946 (aged 72 years)
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Virginia Tracy (1874–March 4, 1946) was an American adventurer, stage actress, novelist and screenwriter. In the newspaper world she wrote primarily for the New York Tribune.

Early years

She was the daughter of Victorian actress Helen Tracy (1850–1924). and Shakespearean actor John McCullough.


At 20, in 1894, she wrote one of her first professional reports after accompanying a caravan of actors led by Maurice Barrymore traveling cross country on train. In the 1920s she wrote several large scale epics for the Fox Film Corporation.

Tracy's Broadway credits as an actress included Escape This Night (1938), Sweet Mystery of Life (1935), Post Road (1934), Jigsaw (1934), And Be My Love, (1934), Lone Valley (1933), Bulls, Bears and Asses (1932), Wild Waves (1932), and Up York State (1901).


On March 4, 1946, Tracy died in New York City. She apparently had never married.


  • Merely Players: The Stories of Stage Life (1909)
  • Persons Unknown (1914)
  • Starring Dulcy Jayne (1927)
  • Moment After (1930)
  • The Personal Appearance of a Lioness (1937)
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