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Fay Holden
Born Dorothy Fay Hammerton
September 26, 1893(1893-09-26)
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Died June 23, 1973 (aged 79)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 1935–1958
Spouse(s) David Clyde (1914-1945) (his death)

Fay Holden (September 26, 1893 – June 23, 1973), was an British-born American-based actress. Early in her acting career, she was billed as Gaby Fay.

Born as Dorothy Fay Hammerton in Birmingham, England, she appeared in 46 films between 1935 and 1958, but is best-known for her recurring role as Emily Hardy, Mickey Rooney's mother in the MGM Andy Hardy movie series.


She was married to David Clyde from 1914 until his death in 1945.


She died in Los Angeles, California, aged 79, from cancer.

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