Rita Hayworth

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Rita Hayworth

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(1987-05-14) (aged 68)
The San Remo, New York City, USA
Cause of death Alzheimer's disease
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Occupation Actress, dancer
Years active 1926-1972
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.
Volga Hayworth
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.

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