|Birthname||Berthe Marguerite Jeanne Bovy|
|born on||6 January 1887 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )|
|Place||Liège, Belgium, 50n38, 5e34|
|Timezone||BMT m4e2230 (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||15°34' 27°08 Asc. 24°21'|
Belgian actress, sometimes known as Betty Bovy. She appeared in theatre, films and television programmes for over 60 years.
Daughter of poet and journalist Théophile Bovy, she was interested in acting from an early age, encouraged by her father. She enrolled in the Koninklijk Conservatorium in Brussels following a meeting with Sarah Bernhardt. From 1904 to 1906 she studied at the CNSAD in Paris. She joined the Comédie-Française in 1907.
She was married and divorced three times, first to Charles Gribouval, secretary of the Comédie-Française, secondly with artist Ion Anton Ion-Don, and thirdly, in 1929, with Pierre Jules Louis Laudenbach, better known by his stage name Pierre Fresnay. She died at Montgeron in France on 26 February 1977.
Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'acteurs et comédiens' pdf file, pp. 32-34.
- Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress