Knowledge Identifier: +Rita_Hayworth
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1918.
Countries: United States (65%), (6%), France (4%)
Linked to: Life, The New York Times, Alexander Hamilton High School, American Film Institute
In 1927, her father took the family to Hollywood
In the early 1930s, it was a popular tourist spot for people from Los Angeles
Feeling that Cansino had screen potential, the salesman and promoter Edward C. Judson, whom she would marry in 1936, got her the lead roles in several independent films and arranged a screen test with Columbia Pictures
In 1937, Hayworth appeared in five minor Columbia pictures and three minor independent movies
Warren William - He played Raffles-like reformed jewel thief The Lone Wolf for Columbia Pictures beginning with "The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt" with Ida Lupino and Rita Hayworth, and he starred as detective Philo Vance in two films in that series, 1934's "The Dragon Murder Case" and 1939's "The Gracie Allen Murder Case"
Columbia Pictures - In the 1940s, Rita Hayworth became the studio's premier star and propelled their fortunes into the late 1950s
Columbia Pictures - In the 1940s, propelled in part by their film's surge in audiences during the war, the studio benefited from the popularity of its biggest star, Rita Hayworth
Negligee - Although the evening-dresses style of nightwear made moves towards the modern negligee style translucent bodices, lace trimming, bows, exemplified in 1941 by a photo of Rita Hayworth in "Life" it was only after World War II that nightwear changed from being primarily utilitarian to being primarily sensual or even erotic; the negligee emerged strongly as a form of lingerie
" In 1942, Hayworth appeared in two other pictures, "Tales of Manhattan" and "My Gal Sal"
Robert Bassler - Bassler started his film career off in the late 20s as an editor, becoming a producer in 1942, with his first film, the Rita Hayworth musical "My Gal Sal"
Dolores del Rio - Del Río returned to México in 1943, and Welles married Rita Hayworth shortly after
Numerous reporters from hundreds of papers across the country were covering preparations in 1946 at Bikini Atoll in the Pacific Ocean's Marshall Islands for testing of the first nuclear bomb after World War II. The United States had been the first nation to use nuclear bombs, against the civilian population of Japan
Glenn Ford - Following military service, Ford's breakthrough role was in 1946, starring alongside Rita Hayworth in the noir classic "Gilda"
Jean Louis - His most famous works include Rita Hayworth's black satin strapless dress from "Gilda" , Marlene Dietrich's celebrated beaded souffle stagewear for her cabaret world tours, as well as the sheer, sparkling gown Marilyn Monroe wore when she sang "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" to John F. Kennedy in 1962
In 1948 she left her film career to marry Prince Aly Khan, a son of Sultan Mahommed Shah, Aga Khan III, the leader of the Ismaili sect of Shia Islam
Elsa Maxwell - Maxwell took credit for introducing Rita Hayworth to Prince Aly Khan in the summer of 1948
Her filly, Double Rose, won several races in France and finished second in the 1949 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe
Jack Lemmon - Lemmon's film debut was a bit part as a plasterer/painter in the 1949 film The Lady Takes a Sailor but he was not noticed until his official debut opposite Judy Holliday in the 1954 comedy It Should Happen to You. Lemmon worked with many legendary leading ladies, among them Marilyn Monroe, Natalie Wood, Betty Grable, Janet Leigh, Shirley MacLaine, Romy Schneider, Doris Day, Kim Novak, Judy Holliday, Rita Hayworth, June_Allyson, Virna Lisi, Ann-Margret, Sophia Loren and many more.
In 1951, Hayworth set sail with her two daughters back to New York
Freddie Letuli - Freddie's great talents and expertise got him on movies like "Pagan Love Song", the 1953 Rita Hayworth film "Salome", and "Sailor Beware", just to name a few
After a tumultuous two years together, Haymes struck Hayworth in the face in 1955 in public at the Coconut Grove nightclub in Los Angeles
Kim Novak - In 1957, she worked with Sinatra again in the box office hit "Pal Joey", which starred Rita Hayworth
Hayworth began a relationship with film producer James Hill, whom she went on to marry on February 2, 1958
In 1970 she remarked that the only films she could watch without laughing were the dance musicals she made with Fred Astaire
In 1976 at London's Heathrow Airport, Hayworth was removed from a TWA flight after having an angry outburst while traveling with her agent
In July 1981, Hayworth's health had deteriorated to the point where a judge in Los Angeles Superior Court ruled that she should be placed under the care of her daughter, Princess Yasmin Khan of New York City
Jack White - Claudette Colbert is the brunette he used while with the Stripes, Rita Hayworth is the redhead he acquired with the Raconteurs, and Veronica Lake is the blonde he added in 2010 while with the Dead Weather