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Blossom Rock

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Birth nameEdith Marie Blossom MacDonald
Birth dateAugust 21, 1895
Place of birthPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Date of deathJanuary 14, 1978(age 82)
Death placeLos Angeles, California, U.S.
SpouseClarence Rock (1926-1960) (widowed)

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Edith Marie Blossom MacDonald (August 21, 1895 January 14, 1978), also known or credited as Blossom Rock, Blossom MacDonald or Marie Blake, was an American actress of stage and television. She was also elder sister to actress/singer Jeanette MacDonald.

Born in Philadelphia, as a youth she performed on the vaudeville stage with her younger sister, Jeanette, and later with her husband, Clarence Rock (died 1960). She and Rock married in 1926; they had no children.

She later performed in films and television, and on Broadway. She is best-known (if not by name) for playing "Grandmama" on The Addams Family.

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