Hedy Lamarr – Born in Vienna on 9 November 1916

Posted on November 6th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

Hedy Lamarr (aka Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler), the Hollywood actress who was billed as the most beautiful woman in the world, was born in Vienna on 9 November 1916.

To celebrate the day of her birth, here is a biographical profile of Hedy Lamarr’s life and career.

historical newspaper report on hedy lamarr

The Evening Telegraph – Saturday 29 July 1950

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historical newspaper report on hedy lamarr

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