Barbara Weeks

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: actress from the 1930's who appeared in nearly 40 films from 1930 to 1934 including reprising her Broadway role opposite Eddie Cantor in 1930's silent film Whoopee!, who was named a Wampas Baby Star in 1930 (in those days a sure thing to propel you to stardom), who attended the lavish parties at Pickfair and spent many weekends as the guest of William Randolph Hearst and his mistress Marion Davies at San Simeon, but who quit acting in 1937 and disappeared from view (she was even reported dead in 1954 with an announcement in Variety).

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: July 4, 1913

 

Died: July 2, 2003

 

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada