Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers
1911 - 1995

Ginger Rogers  American Actress


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Ginger Rogers passed away on 25th Apr 1995 aged 83.


Ginger Rogers was previously married to William Marshall (1961 - 1969), Jacques Bergerac (1953 - 1957), Jack Briggs (1943 - 1949), Lew Ayres (1934 - 1941) and Jack Pepper (1929 - 1931).

She was engaged to Howard Hughes (1940).

Ginger Rogers was in relationships with Greg Bautzer (1948 - 1950), Jean Gabin (1939), James Stewart (1938 - 1939), Alfred G. Vanderbilt (1937), Cesar Romero (1932), Mervyn LeRoy (1930 - 1933), Rudy Vallee (1929), Harold Ross (1920 - 1931), Robert Riskin, George Stevens, Leo McCarey, Cornel Ascher, Leland Hayward, A.C. Lyles, Jimmy Walker and Joseph Taylor.

She had encounters with Burgess Meredith (1942), Jorge Guinle (1933), Robert Taylor, Robert Evans, Spencer Tracy, William Powell, George Montgomery, Justin Mitchell and Desi Arnaz.


American Actress Ginger Rogers passed away on 25th Apr 1995 Rancho Mirage, California aged 83. Born Virginia Katherine McMath on 16th July, 1911 in Independence, Missouri and educated at Central High School, in Fort Worth, Texas, Ginger Rogers is most remembered for Rogers and Astaire, Kitty Foyle, WAMPAS Baby Star of 1932 in a career that spanned 1925–1987 and 1925–1987. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Ginger Rogers was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Cary Grant in Once Upon a Honeymoon (1942), Fred Astaire in Swing Time (1936) and James Stewart in Vivacious Lady (1938).

Ginger Rogers is a member of the following lists: 20th-century American actresses, Paramount Pictures contract players and 20th Century Fox contract players.


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Relationship Statistics

Married5 9 years 7 years, 6 months 3 years, 6 months
Engaged1 8 years - -
Dating16 11 years 1 year, 1 month 1 year
Encounter9 75 years, 11 months 8 years, 4 months -
Total31 75 years, 11 months 4 years, 4 months 1 year


First Name Ginger
Middle Name Katherine
Last Name Rogers
Maiden Name McMath
Full Name at Birth Virginia Katherine McMath
Alternative Name Feathers
Age 83 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th July, 1911
Birthplace Independence, Missouri
Died 25th April, 1995
Place of Death Rancho Mirage, California
Cause of Death Congestive Heart Failure
Height 5' 4½" (164 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian Science
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Central High School, in Fort Worth, Texas
Occupation Text Actress, dancer, singer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Rogers and Astaire, Kitty Foyle, WAMPAS Baby Star of 1932
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1925–1987, 1925–1987
Music Style Vocal Pop, Standards, Traditional Pop
Music Mood Carefree, Elegant, Sophisticated, Stylish, Theatrical, Refined/Mannered, Joyous, Romantic, Relaxed
Instrument Vocals
Bust (inches) 34
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 34
Official Websites
Father William Eddins McMath
Mother Lela Owens
Family Member Vinton Hayworth (uncle)
Friend Lucille Ball, Ann Miller, Frances Dee, Peter Vanderhoef, Jessie Matthews, Mark Sandrich, Bette Davis, Phyllis Fraser, Bennett Cerf, Henry Willson, Rita Hayworth, Henry Fonda, Billy Wilder, Phyllis Kennedy, Gail Patrick
Favorite Foods Ice Cream Soda

Ginger Rogers (born Virginia Katherine McMath; July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995) was an American actress, dancer, and singer who appeared in films, and on stage, radio, and television throughout much of the 20th century.

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Ginger Rogers83 CancerActress
William Marshall76 LibraSinger
Jacques Bergerac87 GeminiActor
Greg Bautzer76 AriesAttorney
Burgess Meredith89 ScorpioActor
Jack Briggs96 Leo
Jean Gabin72 TaurusActor
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
Alfred G. Vanderbilt87 VirgoSocialite
Lew Ayres88 CapricornActor
Jorge Guinle88 AquariusSocialite
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
Cesar Romero86 AquariusActor
Mervyn LeRoy86 LibraDirector
Rudy Vallee84 LeoSaxophone
Jack Pepper76 GeminiActor
Harold Ross59 ScorpioJournalist
George Montgomery84 VirgoActor
Jimmy Walker65 GeminiPolitician
Joseph Taylor80 CapricornComposer
Justin Mitchell97 CapricornRadio Personality
Desi Arnaz69 PiscesActor
Robert Riskin58 AriesWriter
Robert Taylor57 LeoActor
George Stevens70 SagittariusCinematographer
Leo McCarey70 LibraDirector
Robert Evans86 CancerFilm/TV Producer
Spencer Tracy67 AriesActor
Cornel Ascher-
Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
William Powell91 LeoActor
A.C. Lyles95 TaurusProducer
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Glitter1984TV Show
Hotel1983Natalie TrentTV Show
The Love Boat1977Stella LoganTV Show
Here's Lucy1968Ginger RogersTV Show
Harlow1965Mama Jean BelloMovie
Cinderella1965QueenTV Movie
The Confession1964Madame RinaldiMovie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963HelenTV Show
Vacation Playhouse1963Elizabeth Harcourt, Margaret HarcourtTV Show
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959Kay NeilsonTV Show
Musical Playhouse1959Lisa MarvinTV Show
The Milton Berle Show1958TV Show
Oh, Men! Oh, Women!1957Mildred TurnerMovie
Teenage Rebel1956Nancy FallonMovie
The First Traveling Saleslady1956Miss Rose GillrayMovie
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show1956Sketch Actress, SingerTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Angie CartwrightTV Show
Tight Spot1955Sherry ConleyMovie
Black Widow1954Carlotta 'Lottie' MarinMovie
Forever Female1954Beatrice PageMovie
Producers' Showcase1954TV Show
Twist of Fate1954'Johnny' VictorMovie
Dreamboat1952Gloria MarloweMovie
Monkey Business1952Mrs. Edwina FultonMovie
We're Not Married!1952Ramona GladwynMovie
Storm Warning1951Marsha MitchellMovie
The Groom Wore Spurs1951'A.J.' FurnivalMovie
The Red Skelton Hour1951Sally Swinger, Scarlett O'Fever, Mrs. CavendishTV Show
Perfect Strangers1950Theresa (Terry) ScottMovie
The Barkleys of Broadway1949Dinah BarkleyMovie
It Had to Be You1947Victoria StaffordMovie
Heartbeat1946Arlette LafronMovie
Magnificent Doll1946Dolly Payne MadisonMovie
Week-End at the Waldorf1945Irene MalvernMovie
I'll Be Seeing You1944Mary MarshallMovie
Lady in the Dark1944Liza ElliottMovie
Tender Comrade1943Jo JonesMovie
Once Upon a Honeymoon1942Kathie O'Hara, Katherine Butt-Smith, Baroness Katherine Von LuberMovie
Roxie Hart1942Roxie HartMovie
Tales of Manhattan1942DianeMovie
The Major and the Minor1942Susan ApplegateMovie
Tom Dick and Harry1941JanieMovie
Kitty Foyle: The Natural History of a Woman1940Kitty FoyleMovie
Lucky Partners1940JeanMovie
Primrose Path1940Ellie May AdamsMovie
5th Ave Girl1939Mary GreyMovie
Bachelor Mother1939Polly ParrishMovie
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle1939Irene CastleMovie
Carefree1938Amanda CooperMovie
Having Wonderful Time1938Teddy ShawMovie
Vivacious Lady1938FranceyMovie
Shall We Dance1937Linda KeeneMovie
Stage Door1937Jean MaitlandMovie
Screen Snapshots Series 16, No. 121937Ginger RogersMovie
Follow the Fleet1936Sherry MartinMovie
Swing Time1936Penny CarrollMovie
In Person1935Carol Corliss, aka Clara ColfaxMovie
Romance in Manhattan1935Sylvia DennisMovie
Star of Midnight1935Donna MantinMovie
Top Hat1935Dale TremontMovie
Change of Heart1934Madge RountreeMovie
The Gay Divorcee1934Mimi GlossopMovie
Twenty Million Sweethearts1934Peggy CornellMovie
Finishing School1934Her Pal, Cecilia 'Pony' FerrisMovie
Upperworld1934Lilly LindaMovie
42nd Street1933Ann LowellMovie
A Shriek in the Night1933Pat MorganMovie
Flying Down to Rio1933Honey HaleMovie
Gold Diggers of 19331933Fay FortuneMovie
Professional Sweetheart1933Glory EdenMovie
Sitting Pretty1933DorothyMovie
Chance at Heaven1933Marjorie 'Marje' HarrisMovie
Don't Bet on Love1933Molly GilbertMovie
Rafter Romance1933MaryMovie
Broadway Bad1933Flip DalyMovie
The Thirteenth Guest1932LelaMovie
Carnival Boat1932HoneyMovie
Hat Check Girl1932Jessie KingMovie
The Tenderfoot1932Ruth WestonMovie
You Said a Mouthful1932Alice BrandonMovie
Honor Among Lovers1931Doris BrownMovie
The Tip-Off1931Baby FaceMovie
Suicide Fleet1931SallyMovie
Queen High1930Polly RockwellMovie
Young Man of Manhattan1930Puff RandolphMovie
Follow the Leader1930Mary BrennanMovie
The Sap from Syracuse1930Ellen SaundersMovie
A Night in a Dormitory1930Ginger RogersShort Film
Campus Sweethearts1930Short Film
Office Blues1930Miss GravisShort Film
A Day of a Man of Affairs1929Short Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (20)

wjerryzNov 6, 2015

Great actress and dancer. I especially liked her in Kitty Foyle

mrbubiAug 4, 2012

She had amazing chemistry with Fred Astaire!

JBellaSep 4, 2011

Great dancer. I love her costumes and cool graceful moves.

patsywpFeb 9, 2011

Where is the mention of Jim Kimberly of Kimberly Clark Paper Co. who she dated back in the 1950s?

Paula DusablonSep 7, 2010

looking for a picture of US soldiers, in German War, in 1940, looking at burned corpses.

BarefootJan 7, 2009

What does the S and R mean by each name?

jakeJan 5, 2009

Shame on Ginger for dating Director Mervyn LeRoy, while he was still married to his first wife the Beautiful Actress Edna Murphy .

ryderJun 15, 2008

Ginger Now this is what real talent looks like!

lashaye washingtonMar 6, 2008

i think that this is so exciting to see all the things that yall did like the dances and shows and movies i am a big big big fan i love yall

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