American actress who appeared in the 1934
She won the 'Miss New Orleans' beauty pageant in 1930 and subsequently became a performer on the vaudeville circuit.
She died at age nineteen in a car crash near Pasadena, California. She died soon after receiving news that she had been cast in her first romantic lead role with
She was born
She was discovered by Florenz Ziegfeld shortly after her 1931 move to New York City. Ziegfeld promptly cast her in the "Ziegfeld Follies" on Broadway.