Ziegfeld Follies
The Ziegfeld Follies were a series of elaborate theatrical productions on Broadway in New York City from 1907 through 1931, with renewals in 1934 and 1936. They became a radio program in 1932 and 1936...
Ziegfeld girl
Ziegfeld Girls were the chorus girls from Florenz Ziegfeld's theatrical spectaculars known as the Ziegfeld Follies (1907–1931), which were based on the Folies Bergère of Paris.
These showgir...
Blanche Satchel
Blanche Satchel (born c. 1908, date of death unknown) was an Australian dancer who appeared in the Ziegfeld Follies and Earl Carroll's Vanities. Satchel was once Miss Australia. She came from London,...
Susan Fleming
Susan Fleming (February 19, 1908 – December 22, 2002) was an American actress known as the "Girl with the Million Dollar Legs" for a role she played in the W. C. Fields film Million Dollar Legs (1932)...
Peggy Shannon
Peggy Shannon (January 10, 1907 – May 11, 1941) was an American actress. She appeared on the stage and screen of the 1920s and 1930s.Shannon began her career as a Ziegfeld girl in 1923 before moving o...
Irene Hayes
Irene Hayes (1896 – September 16, 1975) was a Ziegfeld girl and businesswoman who owned Irene Hayes Wadley & Smythe, a leading Manhattan florist, and Gallagher's Steak House after the death ...
Helen Barnes
Not to be confused with Australian author Helen BarnesHelen Barnes (1895-1925) was an American musical comedy actress and Ziegfeld Follies Girl.
Helen Gertrude Barnes was born on July 5, 1895 at S...
Olive Thomas
Olive Thomas (October 20, 1894 – September 10, 1920) was an American silent film actress and model.Thomas began her career as an illustrators' model in 1914, and moved on to the Ziegfeld Follies...
Claire Dodd
Claire Dodd (December 29, 1911 – November 23, 1973) was an American film actress.
Born Dorothy Arlene Dodd on December 29, 1911 in Baxter, Iowa, she was the daughter of Walter W. Dodd, a f...
Allyn King
Allyn S. King (February 1, 1899 – March 31, 1930) was an American stage and film actress and singer who began her career in vaudeville, and later as a Ziegfeld Follies performer.King's 1930 suic...
Glorifying the American Girl
Glorifying the American Girl is a 1929 musical comedy film produced by Florenz Ziegfeld that highlights Ziegfeld Follies performers. The last third of the film (which was filmed in early Technicolor)...
Frances Lee
Frances Lee (May 5, 1906 – November 5, 2000) was an American film actress during Hollywood's silent film era, and well into the sound film era of the 1930s.
Frances Lee was born as Myrna Tib...
Iris Adrian
Iris Adrian (May 29, 1912 – September 17, 1994) was an American actress and dancer.
Iris Adrian Hostetter was an only child, born to Adrian Earl Hostetter and Florence (née Van Every), who wed in ...
Lina Basquette
Lina Basquette, born Lena Copeland Baskette (April 19, 1907 – September 30, 1994), was an American actress noted for her 75-year career in entertainment, which began during the silent film era. Talent...
Lucia Pamela
Lucia Pamela (May 1, 1904 in St Louis, Missouri – July 25, 2002, Los Angeles) was an American musician, bandleader, and eccentric. She is remembered today largely for an album and coloring book concer...
Billie Dove
Billie Dove (May 14, 1903 – December 31, 1997) was an American actress.
Dove was born Bertha Bohny in 1903 to Charles and Bertha (née Kagl) Bohny, Swiss immigrants. As a teen, she worked as a mode...
Barbara Stanwyck
Barbara Stanwyck (born Ruby Catherine Stevens; July 16, 1907 – January 20, 1990) was an American actress. She was a film and television star, known during her 60-year career as a consummate and versat...
Ann Pennington (actress)
Ann Pennington (December 23, 1893 – November 4, 1971) was an actress, dancer, and singer who starred on Broadway in the 1910s and 1920s, notably in the Ziegfeld Follies and George White's Scandals.She...
Paulette Goddard
Paulette Goddard (June 3, 1910 – April 23, 1990) was an American actress. A child fashion model and a performer in several Broadway productions as a Ziegfeld Girl, she became a major star of the Param...
Anna Held
Helene Anna Held (19 March 1872 – 12 August 1918), known professionally as Anna Held, was a Polish-born French stage performer and singer, most often associated with impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, her c...
Martha Mansfield
Martha Mansfield (July 14, 1899 – November 30, 1923) was an American actress in silent films and vaudeville stage plays.
She was born Martha Ehrlich in New York City to Maurice and Harriett...
Nita Naldi
Nita Naldi (November 13, 1894 – February 17, 1961) was an American silent film actress. She was usually cast in the role of the "femme fatale"/"vamp", a persona first popularized by actress Thed...
Yvonne Hughes
Yvonne Hughes (1900 - December 26, 1950) was a dancer in the Ziegfeld Follies and an actress in silent motion pictures.
Hughes appeared in films with Gloria Swanson and once danced with Rudolph Va...
Doris Eaton Travis
Doris Eaton Travis (March 14, 1904 – May 11, 2010) was an American dancer, stage and film actress, dance instructor, writer, and rancher, who was the last of the acclaimed Ziegfeld girls.She began per...
Mary Nolan
Mary Nolan (December 18, 1902 – October 31, 1948) was an American film actress.Nolan began her career as a Ziegfeld girl in the 1920s performing under the stage name Imogene "Bubbles" Wilson. She was ...
Mae Murray
Mae Murray (May 10, 1885 – March 23, 1965) was an American actress, dancer, film producer, and screenwriter. Murray rose to fame during the silent film era and was known as "The Girl with the Bee-Stun...
Eve Arden
Eve Arden (April 30, 1908 – November 12, 1990) was an American actress. Her almost 60-year career crossed most media frontiers with both supporting and leading roles, but she may be best-remembered fo...
Lillian Lorraine
Lillian Lorraine (January 1, 1892 – April 17, 1955) was an American stage and screen actress of the 1910s and 1920s, best known for her beauty and for being perhaps the most famous Ziegfeld Girl...
Paulette Duval
Paulette Duval (born 1889, died 1951) was a French dancer and actress of the silent film era and early sound motion pictures. She was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1889 and raised in France. She...
Micki Marlo
Micki Marlo (Born August 12, 1928) was a popular music singer and model, best known in the 1950s, who received attention for both her singing and her beauty. She was a member of WPEN Philadelphia's "9...