Alice White

Movie Actress

Birthday August 24, 1904

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Paterson, NJ

DEATH DATE Feb 19, 1983 (78)

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Bubbly blonde of the vaudeville stage and of early Hollywood. Her film credits include The Sea Tiger, The Satin Woman, American Beauty and Breakfast at Sunrise.

Before Fame

She began working in Hollywood as a secretary and script girl, her beauty eventually getting her in front of the camera.


She was cast by Warner Brothers as a singer-actress, the studio's answer to Clara Bow.

Family Life

She was born Alva White to French and Italian parents and lost her mother when she was three.

Associated With

She starred in the 1928 film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, written by Anita Loos.