Minnie Palmer was born in Philadelphia March 31, 1865, and died in 1936. She was raised for a short time in a convent in New York but learned music and German in Vienna when she was about 8 years old. Minnie later travelled to Paris and learned dancing and French. a well known actress that performed and sang on stage in the mid-1800's.
Minnie made her first appearance on the stage in Baltimore in September 1876, at age 11 years.
Minnie Palmer acted for several seasons at Booth's Theatre, New York. She also was on-stage in London and Glasgow.
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