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.
The Evening Telegraph – Saturday 29 July 1950
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