Lynn Bari

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Birthday
18, 1913
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Nov 20, 1989 (75)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
18, 1913
Birthplace
Virginia
Death Date
Nov 20, 1989 (75)

About

Remembered for her femme fatale roles in numerous 1930s and '40s Twentieth Century Fox films, this American screen actress also appeared in episodes of Fireside Theater, Overland Trail, and City Detective.

Before Fame

Raised in Roanoke and Lynchburg, Virginia and Boston, Massachusetts, she eventually moved to Los Angeles, California. She appeared in her first film, Meet the Baron, in 1933.

Trivia

Author Jeff Gordon published a 2010 biography of Bari, titled Foxy Lady.

Family Life

She had three brief and unhappy marriages. After divorcing Walter Kane in 1943, she married impresario Sidney Luft (future husband of actress Judy Garland), with whom she had a son named John. Her third marriage was to Nathan Rickles.

Associated With

She co-starred with Gene Tierney in the 1942 movie China Girl.