Actress and socialite who starred in Tarzan and the Golden Lion in 1927.
She moved to Hollywood at age 22 to try her luck in acting.
Before her Hollywood career, she played roles on the Broadway stage.
According to some accounts, she was married seven times; her husbands included a millionaire, a boxer, and a painter.
In one of her early films, she was cast alongside the largely unknown British actor Boris Karloff.