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Tallulah Bankhead

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Birthday
31, 1902
Birthplace
Huntsville, AL
Death Date
Dec 12, 1968 (66)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
31, 1902
Birthplace
Huntsville, AL
Death Date
Dec 12, 1968 (66)

About

American actress popular both on stage and screen who became better known for her off-screen humor and scandalous personal life. 

Before Fame

She was raised in convent schools, which did nothing to dissuade her from entering and winning a bathing beauty contest at age 14. She moved Broadway at age 16.

Trivia

She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 

Family Life

Bankhead married actor John Emery in 1937 but divorced four years later. Openly bisexual, she was linked to many female actresses including Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich.

Associated With

She had her most memorable onscreen performance in the 1944 Alfred Hitchcock thriller, Lifeboat.