Gloria Swanson (1899-1983) was an early American
A vegetarian since 1928, she was an advocate alternative medicine and raw diets. She continued to work through the late 70's, on stage more than on screen. She died in 1983 at 84 years of age.
- Teddy at the Throttle (1917) - Swanson is chained to the railroad tracks at her waist, and she calls for Teddy (a dog) to come save her.