Elissa Landi

Elissa Landi
1904 - 1948

Elissa Landi  American Actress


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Elissa Landi passed away on 21st Oct 1948 aged 43.


Elissa Landi was previously married to Curtiss Thomas (1943 - 1948).

She was in relationships with Nino Martini (1937), Leland Hayward, Humphrey Bogart and Robert Donat.

Elissa Landi had an encounter with Laurence Olivier.

She is rumoured to have hooked up with Katharine Hepburn.


American Actress Elissa Landi was born Elizabeth Marie Christine Kühnelt on 6th December, 1904 in Venice, Italy and passed away on 21st Oct 1948 Kingston, New York, USA aged 43. She is most remembered for The Count of Monte Cristo (1934). Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Elissa Landi is a member of the following lists: 20th-century Italian actresses, 20th-century American actresses and Italian film actresses.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 5 years, 2 months - -
Dating4 80 years, 11 months 20 years, 12 months -
Encounter1 - - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total7 80 years, 11 months 12 years, 2 months 5 years, 2 months


First Name Elissa
Middle Name Marie
Last Name Landi
Maiden Name Kühnelt
Full Name at Birth Elizabeth Marie Christine Kühnelt
Age 43 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th December, 1904
Birthplace Venice, Italy
Died 21st October, 1948
Place of Death Kingston, New York, USA
Cause of Death Cancer
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Count of Monte Cristo (1934)
Year(s) Active 1926-1943
Brand Endorsement Lux Toilet Soap 1935
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/227/000353165/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=22338
Mother Carolyn Maude
Sister Anthony Franz Kuehnelt

Elissa Landi (December 6, 1904 – October 21, 1948) was an Italian born actress who was popular in Hollywood films of the 1920s and 1930s. Rumoured to be a descendant of Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria, she was noted for her aristocratic bearing.

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Partner Comparison

Elissa Landi43 SagittariusActress
Curtiss Thomas-
Nino Martini71 LeoSinger
Laurence Olivier82 GeminiActor
Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
Humphrey Bogart57 CapricornActor
Robert Donat53 PiscesActor
Katharine Hepburn96 TaurusActress


Corregidor1943Dr. Royce Lee StockmanMovie
The Thirteenth Chair1937Helen TrentMovie
After the Thin Man1936Selma LandisMovie
The Amateur Gentleman1936Lady Cleone MeredithMovie
Mad Holiday1936Peter DeanMovie
Enter Madame1935Lisa Della RobbiaMovie
Crimson Dynasty1935Princess AuroreMovie
Without Regret1935Jennifer GageMovie
The Count of Monte Cristo1934MercedesMovie
The Great Flirtation1934Zita MarishkaMovie
Man of Two Worlds1934Joan PembertonMovie
Sisters Under the Skin1934Judy O'Grady aka Blossom BaileyMovie
By Candlelight1933MarieMovie
I Loved You Wednesday1933Vicki MeredithMovie
The Masquerader1933Eve ChilcoteMovie
The Warrior's Husband1933AntiopeMovie
The Sign of the Cross1932MerciaMovie
The Woman in Room 131932Laura RamseyMovie
Devil's Lottery1932Evelyn BeresfordMovie
A Passport to Hell1932Myra CarsonMovie
Body and Soul1931CarlaMovie
The Yellow Ticket1931Marya KalishMovie
Wicked1931Margot RandeMovie
Always Goodbye1931Lila BanningMovie
Children of Chance1930Binnie, Lia MontaMovie
Knowing Men1930Korah HarleyMovie
Price of Things, The1930Anthea DaneMovie
The Parisian1930YvonneMovie
The Inseparables1929VeldaMovie
Synd1928Kersti Jeanne GerardMovie
The Betrayal1928Françoise-Marie, La MonitaMovie
London1926Alice CranstonMovie
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