Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth

American actress
more_vert
Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth (born Margarita Carmen Cansino; October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987) was an American actress and dancer. She achieved fame during the 1940s as one of the era's top stars, appearing in 61 films over 37 years. The press coined the term "The Love Goddess" to describe Hayworth after she had become the most glamorous screen idol of the 1940s. She was the top pin-up girl for GIs during World War II.

View more details keyboard_arrow_down
Full name at birth
Margarita Carmen Cansino
pencil
Claim to fame
Gilda (1946)
pencil
Date of birth
17 October 1918
pencil
Place of birth
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
pencil
Date of death
14 May 1987
pencil
Age
Place of death
New York City, New York, USA
pencil
Cause of death
Alzheimer's Disease
pencil
Resting place
Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City
pencil
Occupation
Actress, Singer
pencil
Occupation category
pencil
Nationality
pencil

PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
5' 6" (168 cm)
pencil
Build
pencil
Hair color
pencil
Eye color
pencil
Gender
pencil
Ethnicity
pencil
Sexuality
pencil
Religion
pencil
Zodiac sign
Distinctive feature
  • Glamorous Red Hair
  • Shining Smile
  • Sultry Eyes
  • Long Legs
  • Beautiful Hands
  • Natural Elegance And Grace
add_black pencil
Shoe size
7
pencil
Pets
  • Doberman (Dog) [1940]
  • cocker spaniel (Dog - Pookles)
  • dachshunds (Dog)
add_black pencil

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Net worth
$10,000,000 USD
pencil
High school add_black high school
University add_black university
Talent agency add_black talent agency
Political affiliation add_black political affiliation
Political party add_black political party

652 connections

This page is the FamousFix profile for Rita Hayworth. Content on this page is contributed by editors who belong to our editorial community. We welcome your contributions... so please create an account if you would like to collaborate with other editor's in helping to shape this website.

On the Rita Hayworth page you will be able to add and update factual information, post media and connect this topic to other topics on the website. This website does skew towards famous actors, musicians, models and sports stars, however we would like to expand that to include many other interesting topics.

Terms of Use · Copyright · Privacy
Copyright 2006-2020, FamousFix · 0.11s