Anita Loos

Anita Loos

Original Name Corinne Anita
Mount Shasta, Siskiyou County, California, USA
Death 18 Aug 1981 (aged 92)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Etna, Siskiyou County, California, USA
Memorial ID 6158473 · View Source
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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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Gravesite Details Dispute in birth year, possibly 1888.



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