Hedy Lamarr

 

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: Austrian-born film actress of the 1930's and 1940's who gained fame by appearing nude in the 1932 Czech film Ecstasy and was once considered the most beautiful woman in the world, but who came to the United States in 1938 at the urging of MGM head Louis B. Mayer until her career lapsed in the 1950's and whose other credits include 1939's Lady of the Tropics and 1942's Dishonored Lady.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart failure

 

Born: November 9, 1913

 

Died: January 19, 2000

 

Location: Orlando, Florida