Carole Lombard

Carole Lombard
1908 - 1942

Carole Lombard  American Comedian

Age
33
Zodiac

Carole Lombard (October 6, 1908 – January 16, 1942), born Jane Alice Peters, was an American film actress. She was particularly noted for her energetic, often off-beat roles in the screwball comedies of the 1930s. She was the highest-paid star i...

Confirmed Relationships10
Longest Relationship4 yrs
Average Relationship Length9 mths
Rumored Relationships11
First Name Carole
Last Name Lombard
Maiden Name Peters
Full Name at Birth Jane Alice Peters
Alternative Name `The Profane Angel`, `The Hoosier Tornado`, `Ma`, Jane Alice Peters
Age 33 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th October, 1908
Birthplace Fort Wayne, Indiana
Died 16th January, 1942
Place of Death Potosi Mountain, Nevada
Cause of Death Plane Crash
Height 5' 3¼" (161 cm)
Weight 112lbs (51 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Her Beauty, Sense of humor
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Bahai
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Fairfax High School, Los Angeles, CA (1927)
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Comedian
Claim to Fame My Man Godfrey , To Be Or Not To Be
Year(s) Active 1921–1942
Brand Endorsement Print ad for Lucky Strike cigarettes (1937)
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 34
Shoe Size 4 1/2B.
Official Websites carolelombard.org, www.nndb.com/people/708/000031615/
Father Frederick C. Peters
Mother Elizabeth Knight
Friend Lucille Ball, Jean Harlow, William Powell ( Her ex-husband ), Marlene Dietrich, Claudette Colbert, Vivien Leigh, David O. Selznick, David Niven, Gail Patrick
Favorite Colors White, Paige
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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Carole Lombard33 LibraComedian
American
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor
American
John Barrymore60 AquariusActor
American
Russ Columbo108 CapricornSinger
American
Robert Riskin58 AriesWriter
American
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
American
Gary Cooper60 TaurusActor
American
William Powell91 LeoActor
American
David Niven74 PiscesActor
English
David O. Selznick63 TaurusFilm/TV Producer
American
George Raft85 LibraActor
American
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
American
Joseph P. Kennedy81 VirgoBusiness
American
Anthony Quinn86 TaurusActor
American
Preston Sturges60 VirgoWriter
American
John Gilbert38 CancerActor
American
Cesar Romero86 AquariusActor
American
Joseph Kennedy Jr.29 LeoMilitary
American
Fredric March77 VirgoActor
American
Addison Randall39 TaurusActor
American
Gene Raymond89 LeoActor
American
Harry Cooper-
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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
To Be or Not to Be1942 Maria Tura Movie
Mr. & Mrs. Smith1941 Ann Smith Movie
They Knew What They Wanted1940 Amy Peters Movie
Vigil in the Night1940 Anne Lee Movie
In Name Only1939 Julie Eden Movie
Made for Each Other1939 Jane Mason Movie
Fools for Scandal1938 Kay Winters Movie
Breakdowns of 19381938 Kay Winters (Fools for Scandal outtakes) (uncredited) Short Film
Nothing Sacred1937 Hazel Flagg Movie
Swing High, Swing Low1937 Maggie King Movie
True Confession1937 Helen Bartlett Movie
Love Before Breakfast1936 Kay Colby Movie
My Man Godfrey1936 Irene Bullock Movie
The Princess Comes Across1936 Princess Olga Movie
Hands Across the Table1935 Regi Allen Movie
Rumba1935 Diana Harrison Movie
Bolero1934 Helen Hathaway Movie
Now and Forever1934 Toni Carstairs Day Movie
Twentieth Century1934 Lily Garland aka Mildred Plotka Movie
We're Not Dressing1934 Doris Worthington Movie
Lady by Choice1934 Alabam Lee Movie
The Gay Bride1934 Mary Magiz Movie
Supernatural1933 Roma Courtney Movie
The Eagle and the Hawk1933 The Beautiful Lady Movie
White Woman1933 Judith Denning Movie
From Hell to Heaven1933 Colly Tanner Movie
Brief Moment1933 Abby Fane Movie
No Man of Her Own1932 Connie Randall Movie
Sinners in the Sun1932 Doris Blake Movie
Virtue1932 Mae Movie
No More Orchids1932 Annie Holt Movie
No One Man1932 Penelope 'Nep' Newbold Movie
Man of the World1931 Mary Kendall Movie
I Take This Woman1931 Kay Dowling Movie
It Pays to Advertise1931 Mary Grayson Movie
Ladies' Man1931 Rachel Fendley Movie
Up Pops the Devil1931 Anne Merrick Movie
Fast and Loose1930 Alice O'Neil Movie
Safety in Numbers1930 Pauline Movie
The Arizona Kid1930 Virginia Hoyt Movie
High Voltage1929 Billie Davis (The Girl) (as Carol Lombard) Movie
The Racketeer1929 Rhoda Philbrooke (as Carol Lombard) Movie
Big News1929 Margaret Banks (as Carol Lombard) Movie
Don't Get Jealous1929 Girl at Shoeshine Stand (uncredited) Short Film
Matchmaking Mamma1929 Phyllis (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
The Best Man1928 Wedding Guest (uncredited) Short Film
Me, Gangster1928 Blonde Rosie (as Carol Lombard) Movie
Power1928 Another Dame (as Carol Lombard) Movie
The Campus Vamp1928 Carole (as Carol Lombard) Movie
The Beach Club1928 Rope Jumping Bathing Girl (uncredited) Short Film
The Bicycle Flirt1928 Mabel - the Wife's Sister (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
The Campus Carmen1928 Carole (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
The Divine Sinner1928 Millie Claudert (as Carol Lombard) Movie
The Girl from Nowhere1928 Miss Boyle - Dress Shop Owner (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
His Unlucky Night1928 Peggy - Telephone Operator (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
Hubby's Weekend Trip1928 Minor Role (uncredited) Short Film
Motorboat Mamas1928 Automobile Passenger (uncredited) Short Film
Ned McCobb's Daughter1928 Jennie Movie
Run, Girl, Run1928 Norma Nurmi (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
Show Folks1928 Cleo (as Carol Lombard) Movie
The Swim Princess1928 Trudy - the Swim Star (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
Smith's Army Life1928 Clarence's Wife Short Film
Smith's Restaurant1928 Minor Role (uncredited) Short Film
My Best Girl1927 Flirty Blonde Salesgirl (uncredited) Movie
The Fighting Eagle1927 Movie
The Girl from Everywhere1927 Vera Veranda - Miss Anybody (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
Gold Digger of Weepah1927 Fortune Teller (uncredited) Short Film
Smith's Pony1927 Lillian Saunders (as Carol Lombard) Short Film
The Road to Glory1926 Bit Part (as Carol Lombard) Movie
The Johnstown Flood1926 One of Gloria's Four Friends, Bridesmaid (working as Carol Lombard) (uncredited) Movie
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ1925 Slave Girl (uncredited) Movie
Pretty Ladies1925 Showgirl (uncredited) Movie
The Plastic Age1925 Co-ed (uncredited) Movie
Dick Turpin1925 Crowd Extra (uncredited) Movie
Durand of the Bad Lands1925 Ellen Boyd (as Carol Lombard) Movie
Gold and the Girl1925 Movie
Hearts and Spurs1925 Sybil Estabrook (as Carol Lombard) Movie
Marriage in Transit1925 Celia Hathaway (as Carol Lombard) Movie
Gold Heels1924 Bit (uncredited) Movie
A Perfect Crime1921 Griggs' Sister (as Jane Peters) Movie
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wjerryzOct 31, 2015

Carole was quite popular with the men. I noticed she romanced some pretty big wigs.

alvis64Jan 23, 2014

she was a one-of-a-kind actress...hilarious in comedies and quite effective in dramas!

songk8Dec 18, 2010

huh which one you will date with man there are many men with there images ........date all of them......

GregAug 1, 2010

I am trying to find out which issue of Collier`s magazine had an article about Carole Lombard`s death, and I think an interview/story about how Gable was dealing with it. A play I am directing mentions it, and uses a prop of that issue. Anyone know? I could find then the image online and print a dummy front/back cover.

bexs265Feb 5, 2010

amazing actress....so good and natural at comedy my favourite of her movies are my man godfrey and no man of her own and mr and mrs smith... and she did come across very funny and down to earth...so beautiful

DianeMay 11, 2009

Does anyone have a picture of the MGM Leo the Lion in mourning for Carole Lombard?

okaschnitzMar 24, 2008

Brilliant dame with a sense of humor.

avalonanjelSep 22, 2007

"the queen of Hollywood"


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