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Anita Loos
Original name: Corinne Anita Loos
Birth: Apr. 26, 1889
Mount Shasta
Siskiyou County
California, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 1981
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Author. She wrote the works "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes," and "Gentlemen Marry Brunettes." Wrote movie scripts for the likes of Douglas Fairbanks and Constance Talmadge. D.W. Griffith produced her first scenario, "The New York Hat," which starred Lionel Barrymore and Mary Pickford. Wrote screenplays for the movies "San Francisco," "Red Headed Woman" and "I Married an Angel." Wrote two autobiographies, "A Girl Like I" and "Kiss Hollywood Goodbye." She married Frank Pallma, Jr. in 1915 and John Emerson in 1919. (bio by: Tom Johnson) 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Beers Loos (1861 - 1944)
  Minerva Ellen Smith Loos (1859 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  John Emerson (1871 - 1956)
 
 Siblings:
  H. Clifford Loos (1882 - 1960)*
  Anita Loos (1889 - 1981)
  Gladys Loos (1891 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Lung infection for weeks prior to death, died of natural causes 
Note: Dispute in birth year, possibly 1888.
 
Burial:
Etna Cemetery
Etna
Siskiyou County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tom Johnson
Record added: Feb 05, 2002
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Anita Loos
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