Edmund Goulding in the 1930 Census


Edmund Goulding


Film director

The Old Maid (1939)


 Edmund Goulding (left) with Jean Harlow, Edmund Lowe and George Cukor on the set of Dinner at Eight (1933)



Castle Argyle Arms Apartment

1919 N. Argyle Avenue

Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California



Rent, $350


Census taken on April 14, 1930




  1. Edmund C. Goulding (head), 39 / England (1915) / Director and writer / Motion pictures.


NOTE: This is a private residence. Please DO NOT disturb the occupants.



* Information includes relationship to head of household, age / place of birth (year of arrival in this country, if applicable) / occupation / industry.


The preceeding text is taken from my book, Celebrities in the 1930 Census (McFarland & Co., Inc., 2008). This directory provides an extensive listing of household information collected for over 2,265 famous or notorious individuals who were alive during the 1930 United States Census. Please note: The above photographs do not appear in the book.



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3 Responses to “Edmund Goulding in the 1930 Census”

  1. Harry Martin says:

    Wow $350 was pretty dang high rent then

  2. Harry Martin says:

    Just ran the inflation calculator and it would equal $4472.67 in 2008

  3. I love your posts and always learn something from them, but there is a minor correction to be made here. The gentleman at the far right in the photo is George Cukor, not David O. Selznick. Keep up the wonderful posts!

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