Betty Grable

Betty Grable (* 18. December 1916 in Saint Louis, Missouri; † 2. July 1973 in Santa Monica, California; actually Ruth Elizabeth Grable) was an US-American actress and the most well-known pin UP - Girl of the 1940er years.

Betty Grable began its career on operation of their nut/mother 1930, but she was occupied long time only for smaller roles. Only after their marriage with Jackie Coogan to 20. November 1937 colored the success of their man, who was successful as a child star already, also on it off. The break-through succeeded to it however only after 1940, when it changed to 20th Century Fox. During 2. World war became it ever more well-known, not least by their Pinups, and ascended to the bestbezahlten actress Hollywoods with an estimated yearly income of 300,000 dollar (1947). Later 20th Century Fox let insure its legs with one million dollar, so that she was called apart from the pointed name “The pin UP Girl ” now also with “The Girl With the million dollar Legs ”.

Betty Grable became 1940 of Jackie Coogan divorced and married 1943 the composer Harry James, the marriage became 1965 divorced. It had two children from second marriage.

It lies on the Inglewood park Cemetery in Inglewood with Los Angeles buried.

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