Clara Bow

Clara Bow
1905 - 1965

Clara Bow  American Actress

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Clara Bow passed away on 27th Sep 1965 aged 60.


Clara Bow was previously married to Rex Bell.

She was also engaged to Victor Fleming (1926).

Clara Bow has had relationships with Harry Richman (1930), William earl Pearson (1929 - 1931), Fredric March (1929), Bela Lugosi (1928), Richard Arlen (1927), Gary Cooper (1927), Gilbert Roland (1925), Arthur Jacobson (1923 - 1924), John Gilbert, Leland Hayward, Abel Baer, B. P. Schulberg, Eddie Cantor and John Wayne.

Clara Bow had 2 children, Rex Anthony and George Robert.


Clara Bow is a 60 year old American Actress. Born Clara Gordon Bow on 29th July, 1905 in Brooklyn, New York. USA and educated at Bay Ridge High School for girls, she is famous for WAMPAS Baby Star of 1924, It (1927) in a career that spans 1921–1933. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Clara Bow was in an on-screen matchup with Antonio Moreno in It (1927).

Clara Bow is a member of the following lists: Actresses from New York City, 20th-century American actresses and American silent film actresses.


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Confirmed Relationships16
Longest Relationship2 yrs
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length2 mths
Rumored Relationships2
First Name Clara
Middle Name Gordan
Last Name Bow
Full Name at Birth Clara Gordon Bow
Alternative Name The `It` Girl, The Brooklyn Bonfire
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th July, 1905
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York.USA
Died 27th September, 1965
Place of Death West Los Angeles, California USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Weight W
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Dyed Red
Distinctive Feature Red Hair, Alluring eyes
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Bay Ridge High School for girls
Occupation Text Actress, writer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame WAMPAS Baby Star of 1924, It (1927)
Year(s) Active 1921–1933
Bust (inches) 33
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 36
Official Websites,,
Father Robert Bow
Mother Sarah Gordon
Friend John Gilbert, Edith Head, Elinor Glyn, Daisy De Voe, Lina Basquette

Clara Gordon Bow (/ˈboʊ/; July 29, 1905 – September 27, 1965) was an American actress who rose to stardom in silent film during the 1920s and successfully made the transition to "talkies" after 1927. Her appearance as a plucky shopgirl in the film It brought her global fame and the nickname "The It Girl". Bow came to personify the Roaring Twenties and is described as its leading sex symbol.

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Clara Bow60 LeoActress
Harry Richman77 LeoSinger
Rex Bell58 LibraActor
Fredric March77 VirgoActor
William earl Pearson-Doctor
Bela Lugosi73 LibraActor
Gary Cooper60 TaurusActor
Richard Arlen76 VirgoActor
Victor Fleming59 PiscesDirector
Gilbert Roland88 SagittariusActor
Donald Keith65 VirgoActor
Arthur Jacobson-
Eddie Cantor72 AquariusActor
Fred Marsh98 AquariusActor
John Wayne72 GeminiActor
John Gilbert38 CancerActor
Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
Abel Baer-
B.P. Schulberg65 Capricorn
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Rex AnthonyMale
George RobertMale


Screen Snapshots 1860: Howdy, Podner1949Clara BowShort Film
Call Her Savage1932Nasa SpringerMovie
Kick In1931Molly HewesMovie
No Limit1931Helen 'Bunny' O'DayMovie
Her Wedding Night1930Norma MartinMovie
Love Among the Millionaires1930Pepper WhippleMovie
True to the Navy1930Ruby NolanMovie
Galas de la Paramount1930Episode 'True to the Navy'Movie
The Saturday Night Kid1929Mayme BarryMovie
The Wild Party1929Stella AmesMovie
Dangerous Curves1929Pat DelaneyMovie
Ladies of the Mob1928YvonneMovie
Red Hair1928Bubbles McCoyMovie
The Fleet's In1928Trixie DeaneMovie
Three Weekends1928Gladys O'BrienMovie
It1927Betty LouMovie
Wings1927Mary PrestonMovie
Children of Divorce1927Kitty FlandersMovie
Get Your Man1927Nancy WorthingtonMovie
Hula1927Hula CalhounMovie
Rough House Rosie1927Rosie O'ReillyMovie
Dancing Mothers1926Kittens WestcourtMovie
Kid Boots1926Clara McCoyMovie
The Runaway1926Cynthia MeadeMovie
Shadow of the Law1926Mary BrophyMovie
Two Can Play1926Dorothy HammisMovie
The Plastic Age1925Cynthia DayMovie
Capital Punishment1925Delia TateMovie
Free to Love1925Marie AnthonyMovie
Kiss Me Again1925GrizetteMovie
My Lady of Whims1925Prudence SevernMovie
My Lady's Lips1925Lola LombardMovie
Parisian Love1925MarieMovie
The Adventurous Sex1925The GirlMovie
The Scarlet West1925MiriamMovie
The Ancient Mariner1925DorisMovie
The Best Bad Man1925Peggy SwainMovie
Eve's Lover1925Rena D'ArcyMovie
The Keeper of the Bees1925Lolly CameronMovie
The Lawful Cheater1925Molly BurnsMovie
The Primrose Path1925Marilyn MerrillMovie
Grit1924Orchid McGonigleMovie
Helen's Babies1924Alice MaytonMovie
Poisoned Paradise: The Forbidden Story of Monte Carlo1924Margot LeBlancMovie
This Woman1924Aline SturdevantMovie
Wine1924Angela WarrinerMovie
Empty Hearts1924RosalieMovie
Black Lightning1924Martha LarnedMovie
Daughters of Pleasure1924Lila MillasMovie
Black Oxen1923Janet OgelthorpeMovie
Enemies of Women1923Girl Dancing on TableMovie
The Daring Years1923MaryMovie
Maytime1923Alice TremaineMovie
Pill Pounder, The1923Movie
Down to the Sea in Ships1922'Dot' MorganMovie
Beyond the Rainbow1922Virginia GardenerMovie
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wjerryzJan 13

One of the greatest beauties to ever grace the screen

jean wFeb 8, 2009

was clara bow married to a nephi booth? a relative of mine.

MichelleNov 14, 2007

Hey im doing Clara bow for a social studies project. If anyone has pretty pictures, or cool facts, please comments back on here.

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