Virginia M. Cooke (Virginia Marie Cook)

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Greenville, Florida, USA
Virginia Marie Cook was born February 10, 1907 in Greenville, Florida to silent film actress, Estelle Gouldin, and Howard B. Cook. In 1909 the family moved to Los Angeles and in October 1913 Virginia started school at the Hollywood School for Girls where she attended through her graduation in 1923. While at the Hollywood School for Girls, one of her instructors was Edith Head and her classmates included Cecilia de Mille, Agnes de Mille, Irene Mayer, Valentine Black, Julanne Johnston, and Jean Harlow. Read more...