Gypsy Rose Lee

Gypsy Rose Lee
1911 - 1970

Gypsy Rose Lee  American Dancer


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Gypsy Rose Lee passed away on 26th Apr 1970 aged 59.


Gypsy Rose Lee was previously married to Julio De Diego (1948 - 1955), Alexander Kirkland (1942 - 1944) and Robert Mizzy (1937 - 1941).

She was in relationships with Otto Preminger (1943 - 1944) and Carson McCullers.

Gypsy Rose Lee had encounters with Rags Ragland and Michael Todd.


American Dancer Gypsy Rose Lee was born Rose Louise Hovick on 9th February, 1911 in Seattle, WA and passed away on 26th Apr 1970 Los Angeles, CA aged 59. She is most remembered for Terpsichorean ecdysiast. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Gypsy Rose Lee is a member of the following lists: People from Highland Falls, New York, Vedettes and Actresses from Seattle, Washington.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 9 years, 7 months 6 years, 6 months 4 years, 9 months
Dating2 1 month, 1 day 1 month, 15 days -
Encounter2 - - -
Total7 9 years, 7 months 2 years, 4 months 1 month, 1 day


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
Official Websites
Father John Hovick
Mother Rose Thompson Hovick
Sister June Havoc
Friend Paulette Goddard, Adele Jergens, George Davis

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.

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Partner Comparison

Gypsy Rose Lee59 AquariusDancer
Julio De Diego79 Taurus
Otto Preminger79 SagittariusDirector
Alexander Kirkland115 VirgoActor
Robert Mizzy-Business
Carson McCullers50 AquariusNovelist
Rags Ragland41 LeoActor
Michael Todd48 CancerFilm/TV Producer


Erik LeeMale11th December, 194471 years old


The Over-the-Hill Gang1969CassieTV Movie
The Name of the Game1968Rosetta StewartTV Show
The Trouble with Angels1966Mrs. PhippsMovie
Batman1966NewscasterTV Show
The Phyllis Diller Show1966ReginaTV Show
Gypsy1965TV Show
Who Has Seen the Wind?1965ProprietressTV Movie
The Stripper1963Madame OlgaMovie
Burke's Law1963Miss Bumpsy CathcartTV Show
Screaming Mimi1958Joann 'Gypsy' MastersMovie
Wind Across the Everglades1958Mrs. BradfordMovie
The Gypsy Rose Lee Show1958HostessTV Show
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show1956Saloon GirlTV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953Lorraine Anderson, Wendy GravesTV Show
Babes in Bagdad1952ZoharaMovie
Belle of the Yukon1944Belle De ValleMovie
Stage Door Canteen1943Gypsy Rose LeeMovie
My Lucky Star1938Marcelle La Verne (as Louise Hovick)Movie
Battle of Broadway1938Linda Lee (as Louise Hovick)Movie
Sally, Irene and Mary1938Joyce Taylor (as Louise Hovick)Movie
Ali Baba Goes to Town1937Sultana, Louise Hovick (as Louise Hovick)Movie
You Can't Have Everything1937Lulu Riley (as Louise Hovick)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

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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