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...
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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...
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Justine Johnstone
Justine Johnstone (January 31, 1895 – September 4, 1982) was an American stage and silent screen actress. She was later a pathologist and expert on syphilis. Working under her married name, Just...
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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,...
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Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr. (March 21, 1867 - July 22, 1932), popularly known as "Flo" Ziegfeld, was an American Broadway impresario, notable for his series of theatrical revues, the Ziegfeld Follies (1907–...
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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)...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Kay Laurell
Kay Laurell (June 28, 1890 – January 31, 1927) was an American stage and silent film actress and model.Laurell began her career as an artists' model. After catching the eye of Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr., s...
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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 ...
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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...
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Jeanne Eagels
Jeanne Eagels (June 26, 1890 – October 3, 1929) was an American actress on Broadway and in several motion pictures. She was a former Ziegfeld Follies Girl who went on to greater fame on Broadway and ...
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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...
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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...
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...
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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...
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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...
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Joan Blondell
Rose Joan Blondell (August 30, 1906 – December 25, 1979) was an American actress who performed in movies and on television for five decades as Joan Blondell.After winning a beauty pageant, Blondell em...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Ziegfeld Follies of 1936
The Ziegfeld Follies of 1936 is a musical revue with lyrics by Ira Gershwin, music by Vernon Duke and sketches by Gershwin and David Freedman. The Ziegfeld Follies were a series of revues presented fr...
Marion Davies
Marion Davies (January 3, 1897 – September 22, 1961) was an American film actress, producer, screenwriter, and philanthropist.Davies was already building a solid reputation as a film comedienne when n...
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Bird Millman
Bird Millman O’Day (October 20, 1890 – August 5, 1940) was one of the most celebrated high-wire performers of all time. During the “Golden Age of the American Circus,” she was a premiere attraction wi...
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Tamara Geva
Tamara Geva (Russian: Тамара Гева, Жева, or Джева; 17 March 1907 – 9 December 1997) was a Russian actress, ballet dancer and choreographer. She was the first wife of dancer/choreographer George Ba...
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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...
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Jean Howard
Jean Howard (born Ernestine Mahoney; October 13, 1910 – March 20, 2000) was an American actress and photographer.A former Ziegfeld girl and a Goldwyn Girl, Howard studied photography at the Los Angele...