Gypsy Rose Lee

Gypsy Rose Lee
1911 - 1970

Gypsy Rose Lee  American Dancer


Gypsy Rose Lee (January 8, 1911 – April 26, 1970) was an American burlesque entertainer famous for her striptease act. She was also an actress, author, and playwright whose 1957 memoir was made into the stage musical and film Gypsy....

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship8 yrs, 7 mths
Shortest Relationship1 mth
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 2 mths
Rumored Relationships2
First Name Gypsy
Middle Name Rose
Last Name Lee
Full Name at Birth Rose Louise Hovick
Age 59 (age at death) years
Birthday 9th February, 1911
Birthplace Seattle, WA
Died 26th April, 1970
Place of Death Los Angeles, CA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Exotic Dancer, Actress, Author, and Playwright
Occupation Dancer
Claim to Fame Terpsichorean ecdysiast
Year(s) Active 1928–1969, 1928–69
Bust (inches) 37
Waist (inches) 23
Hips (inches) 36
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Father John Hovick
Mother Rose Thompson Hovick
Sister June Havoc
Friend Paulette Goddard, Adele Jergens, George Davis
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Gypsy Rose Lee59 AquariusDancer
Julio De Diego79 Taurus
Otto Preminger79 SagittariusDirector
Alexander Kirkland114 VirgoActor
Robert Mizzy-Business
Michael Todd48 CancerFilm/TV Producer
Rags Ragland41 LeoActor


Erik Lee
Male11th December, 194471 years old


The Over-the-Hill Gang1969 Cassie TV Movie
The Name of the Game1968 Rosetta Stewart TV Show
The Trouble with Angels1966 Mrs. Phipps Movie
Batman1966 Newscaster TV Show
The Phyllis Diller Show1966 Regina TV Show
Gypsy1965 TV Show
Who Has Seen the Wind?1965 Proprietress TV Movie
The Stripper1963 Madame Olga Movie
Burke's Law1963 Miss Bumpsy Cathcart TV Show
Screaming Mimi1958 Joann 'Gypsy' Masters Movie
Wind Across the Everglades1958 Mrs. Bradford Movie
The Gypsy Rose Lee Show1958 Hostess TV Show
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show1956 Saloon Girl TV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953 Lorraine Anderson, Wendy Graves TV Show
Babes in Bagdad1952 Zohara Movie
Belle of the Yukon1944 Belle De Valle Movie
Stage Door Canteen1943 Gypsy Rose Lee Movie
My Lucky Star1938 Marcelle La Verne (as Louise Hovick) Movie
Battle of Broadway1938 Linda Lee (as Louise Hovick) Movie
Sally, Irene and Mary1938 Joyce Taylor (as Louise Hovick) Movie
Ali Baba Goes to Town1937 Sultana, Louise Hovick (as Louise Hovick) Movie
You Can't Have Everything1937 Lulu Riley (as Louise Hovick) Movie
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buntingMar 29, 2009

June Havoc was better looking !!

ImmortalChaosJul 23, 2008

She was a lady all the way. She was beautiful and articulate

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