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Promoting a scrap metal drive during World War II
|Born||Margarita Carmen Cansino
October 17, 1918
Brooklyn, New York City, USA
|Died||May 14, 1987
The San Remo, New York City, USA
|Cause of death||Alzheimer's disease|
|Spouse||Edward C. Judson (1937-1943)
Orson Welles (1943-1948)
Prince Aly Khan (1949-1953)
Dick Haymes (1953-1955)
James Hill (1958-1961)
|Children||Rebecca Welles (deceased)
Yasmin Aga Khan
|Parents||Eduardo Cansino, Sr.
|Relatives||Eduardo Cansino, Jr. (brother, deceased)
Richard Cansino (nephew)
Margarita Carmen Cansino, usually called Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987), was an American actress of Spanish and Irish origin who became famous as the greatest sex symbol of the 1940s.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Rita Hayworth at the Internet Movie Database
- Rita Hayworth at the TCM Movie Database
- Rita Hayworth at the Internet Broadway Database
- Obituary, New York Times, May 16, 1987 - Rita Hayworth, Movie Legend, Dies
- Rita Hayworth Biography.
- Find-A-Grave profile for Rita Hayworth
- NPR: Rita Hayworth, Present at the Creation
- The All-American Love Goddess Rita Hayworth: 1918-1987 Time Magazine 1987 obituary.
- California Carmen Hayworth's November 10 1941 Time Magazine cover story article.
- Cultural Studies essay on Rita
- Rita Hayworth at TV.com