|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute |
|Born:||17 October 1918||Brooklyn, New York, USA|
|Known As:||Lili Alfredo||"Circus World" (1964)|
|Trivia:||Birth name: Margarita Carmen Cansino.|
|Was 5' 6" tall.|
|Mother: Volga Hayworth. Father: Eduardo Cansino.|
|Daughters: Rebecca Welles and Yasmin Khan.|
|The famous Bob Landry photo of Rita in "Life", 11 August 1941, p. 33, made her|
the number two soldier pin-up of World War II.
|(1965) Nominated for a Golden Globe award - Best Performance by an Actress in|
a Motion Picture - Drama for: "Circus World".
|She was the first bombshell to appear on one of the posters in "The Shawshank|
Redemption" (1994). (The other two were Marilyn Monroe and Raquel Welch).
|(October 1997) Ranked #98 in Empire (UK) magazine's "The Top 100 Movie|
Stars of All Time" list.
|Has a star on the Walk of Fame (Motion Picture - At 1645 Vine Street.)|
|On TV:||TVGuide.com||Click here for TV listings.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Rita Hayworth Filmography.|
|Departed:||14 May 1987||New York, New York, USA|
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Some fellow Movie cast members:
Cesar Romero Claudia Cardinale Edward Platt
Elke Sommer Glenn Ford Henry Fonda John Wayne