Gilda Grey - 1920's - @~ Mlle

Gilda Gray, Polish American actress and dancer who became famous in the U. for popularizing a dance called the "shimmy" which became fashionable in films and theater productions.

The German actor Conrad Veidt. He was the inspiration to the creators of Batman for the Joker with his portrayal of the character Gwynplaine in the 1928 film The Man Who Laughs. An adaptation of a Victor Hugo novel, the film was directed by German expressionist filmmaker Paul Leni, with Veidt in the title role

The German actor Conrad Veidt was the creepy inspiration to the creators of Batman for the Joker with his portrayal of the character Gwynplaine in the 1928 film The Man Who Laughs.

pola negri

Pola Negri (born Barbara Apolonia Chałupec, 3 January 1 August was a Polish stage and film actress who achieved worldwide fame d.

Mata Hari, infamous Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan, and accused spy during WWI, in 1910

Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" Zelle (Mata Hari) better known by the stage name Mata Hari, was a Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan, and accused spy who was executed by firing squad in France under charges of espionage for Germany during World War I.

Mary Pickford (costumed for A Little Princess) on the Famous Players-Lasky lot in late (Cropped from original photo featuring Jack Pickford and William S.

Natacha Rambova circa March 1926

Natacha Rambova--American silent film costume and set designer, artistic director, screenwriter, producer and occasional actress. She is best known as the second wife of film star Rudolph Valentino.

mata hari

Mata Hari was an exotic dancer and courtesan who was arrested by the French and executed for espionage during World War I. After her death, her stage name, "Mata Hari," became synonymous with spying and espionage.

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