Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers
1911 - 1995

Ginger Rogers  American Actress


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....

Confirmed Relationships16
Longest Relationship11 yrs
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 8 mths
Rumored Relationships15
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
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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
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Ginger Rogers83 CancerActress
William Marshall76 LibraSinger
Jacques Bergerac87 GeminiActor
Greg Bautzer76 AriesAttorney
Jack Briggs95 Leo
Burgess Meredith89 ScorpioActor
Jean Gabin72 TaurusActor
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
Alfred G. Vanderbilt87 VirgoSocialite
Jorge Guinle88 AquariusSocialite
Lew Ayres88 CapricornActor
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
Cesar Romero86 AquariusActor
Mervyn LeRoy86 LibraDirector
Rudy Vallee84 LeoSaxophone
Jack Pepper76 GeminiActor
Harold Ross59 ScorpioJournalist
Desi Arnaz69 PiscesActor
Robert Riskin58 AriesWriter
Robert Taylor57 LeoActor
George Stevens70 SagittariusCinematographer
Leo McCarey70 LibraDirector
Robert Evans85 CancerFilm/TV Producer
Spencer Tracy67 AriesActor
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Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
William Powell91 LeoActor
A.C. Lyles95 TaurusProducer
George Montgomery84 VirgoActor
Jimmy Walker65 GeminiPolitician
Joseph Taylor80 CapricornComposer
Justin Mitchell97 CapricornRadio Personality
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Glitter1984 TV Show
Hotel1983 Natalie Trent TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Stella Logan TV Show
Here's Lucy1968 Ginger Rogers TV Show
Harlow1965 Mama Jean Bello Movie
Cinderella1965 Queen TV Movie
The Confession1964 Madame Rinaldi Movie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963 Helen TV Show
Vacation Playhouse1963 Elizabeth Harcourt, Margaret Harcourt TV Show
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959 Kay Neilson TV Show
Musical Playhouse1959 Lisa Marvin TV Show
The Milton Berle Show1958 TV Show
Oh, Men! Oh, Women!1957 Mildred Turner Movie
Teenage Rebel1956 Nancy Fallon Movie
The First Traveling Saleslady1956 Miss Rose Gillray Movie
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show1956 Sketch Actress, Singer TV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956 Angie Cartwright TV Show
Tight Spot1955 Sherry Conley Movie
Black Widow1954 Carlotta 'Lottie' Marin Movie
Forever Female1954 Beatrice Page Movie
Producers' Showcase1954 TV Show
Twist of Fate1954 'Johnny' Victor Movie
Dreamboat1952 Gloria Marlowe Movie
Monkey Business1952 Mrs. Edwina Fulton Movie
We're Not Married!1952 Ramona Gladwyn Movie
Storm Warning1951 Marsha Mitchell Movie
The Groom Wore Spurs1951 'A.J.' Furnival Movie
The Red Skelton Hour1951 Sally Swinger, Scarlett O'Fever, Mrs. Cavendish TV Show
Perfect Strangers1950 Theresa (Terry) Scott Movie
The Barkleys of Broadway1949 Dinah Barkley Movie
It Had to Be You1947 Victoria Stafford Movie
Heartbeat1946 Arlette Lafron Movie
Magnificent Doll1946 Dolly Payne Madison Movie
Week-End at the Waldorf1945 Irene Malvern Movie
I'll Be Seeing You1944 Mary Marshall Movie
Lady in the Dark1944 Liza Elliott Movie
Tender Comrade1943 Jo Jones Movie
Once Upon a Honeymoon1942 Kathie O'Hara, Katherine Butt-Smith, Baroness Katherine Von Luber Movie
Roxie Hart1942 Roxie Hart Movie
Tales of Manhattan1942 Diane Movie
The Major and the Minor1942 Susan Applegate Movie
Tom Dick and Harry1941 Janie Movie
Kitty Foyle: The Natural History of a Woman1940 Kitty Foyle Movie
Lucky Partners1940 Jean Movie
Primrose Path1940 Ellie May Adams Movie
5th Ave Girl1939 Mary Grey Movie
Bachelor Mother1939 Polly Parrish Movie
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle1939 Irene Castle Movie
Carefree1938 Amanda Cooper Movie
Having Wonderful Time1938 Teddy Shaw Movie
Vivacious Lady1938 Francey Movie
Shall We Dance1937 Linda Keene Movie
Stage Door1937 Jean Maitland Movie
Screen Snapshots Series 16, No. 121937 Ginger Rogers Movie
Follow the Fleet1936 Sherry Martin Movie
Swing Time1936 Penny Carroll Movie
In Person1935 Carol Corliss, aka Clara Colfax Movie
Roberta1935 Scharwenka Movie
Romance in Manhattan1935 Sylvia Dennis Movie
Star of Midnight1935 Donna Mantin Movie
Top Hat1935 Dale Tremont Movie
Change of Heart1934 Madge Rountree Movie
The Gay Divorcee1934 Mimi Glossop Movie
Twenty Million Sweethearts1934 Peggy Cornell Movie
Finishing School1934 Cecilia 'Pony' Ferris Movie
Upperworld1934 Lilly Linda Movie
42nd Street1933 Ann Movie
A Shriek in the Night1933 Pat Morgan Movie
Flying Down to Rio1933 Honey Hale Movie
Gold Diggers of 19331933 Fay Movie
Professional Sweetheart1933 Glory Eden Movie
Sitting Pretty1933 Dorothy Movie
Chance at Heaven1933 Marjorie 'Marje' Harris Movie
Don't Bet on Love1933 Molly Gilbert Movie
Rafter Romance1933 Mary Movie
Broadway Bad1933 Flip Daly Movie
The Thirteenth Guest1932 Lela Movie
Carnival Boat1932 Honey Movie
Hat Check Girl1932 Jessie King Movie
The Tenderfoot1932 Ruth Weston Movie
You Said a Mouthful1932 Alice Brandon Movie
Honor Among Lovers1931 Doris Brown Movie
The Tip-Off1931 Baby Face Movie
Suicide Fleet1931 Sally Movie
Queen High1930 Polly Rockwell Movie
Young Man of Manhattan1930 Puff Randolph Movie
Follow the Leader1930 Mary Brennan Movie
The Sap from Syracuse1930 Ellen Saunders Movie
A Night in a Dormitory1930 Ginger Rogers Short Film
Campus Sweethearts1930 Short Film
Office Blues1930 Miss Gravis Short Film
A Day of a Man of Affairs1929 Short Film
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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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