Personal Info

Known For Acting

Known Credits 160

Gender Female

Birthday 1911-06-03

Day of Death 1999-04-14

Place of Birth Racine, Wisconsin, USA

Also Known As

  • Ellen Hansen


Ellen Corby (June 3, 1911 – April 14, 1999) was an American actress. She is most widely remembered for the role of "Grandma Esther Walton" on the CBS television series The Waltons, for which she won three Emmy Awards. She was also nominated for an Academy Award for her performance as Aunt Trina in I Remember Mama.

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