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Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth
in Blood and Sand (1941)
Personal information
Birth nameMargarita Carmen Cansino
Birth dateOctober 17, 1918
Place of birthBrooklyn, New York, U.S.
Date of deathMay 14, 1987(age 68)
Death placeNew York City, New York, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActress, dancer
Years active1934 1972
SpouseEdward C. Judson (1937 1942)
Orson Welles (1943 1948)
Prince Aly Khan (1949 1953)
Dick Haymes (1953 1955)
James Hill (1958 1961)
ParentsEduardo Cansino, Sr.
Volga Hayworth
RelativesEduardo Cansino, Jr.
(brother, deceased)

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Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 May 14, 1987) was an American film actress and dancer who attained fame during the 1940s as one of the era's top stars. She appeared in 61 films over 37 years and is listed as one of the American Film Institute's Greatest Stars of All Time.


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