Louella Parsons  American Columnist

Current Status

Louella Parsons passed away on 9th Dec 1972 aged 91.


Louella Parsons was previously married to Henry Martin (1926 - 1964), John Mccaffrey (1915) and John Parsons (1905 - 1914).

She was also in relationships with Jimmy McHugh (1953), Clark Gable (1916 - 1918) and Humphrey Bogart.


Louella Parsons is a 91 year old American Columnist. Born Louella Rose Oettinger on 6th August, 1881 in Freeport, Illinois, she is famous for First American movie columnist. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Louella Parsons is a member of the following lists: Women columnists, Women memoirists and American women screenwriters.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Louella Parsons91 LeoColumnist
Jimmy McHugh74 CancerComposer
Henry Martin-Cartoonist
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor
John Mccaffrey-
John Parsons-
Humphrey Bogart57 CapricornActor


The Right Approach1961Newspaper Columnist (uncredited)Movie
Susan Slept Here1954Telephone Interviewer (voice, uncredited)Movie
Starlift1951Louella ParsonsMovie
The Corpse Came C.O.D.1947Louella ParsonsMovie
Without Reservations1946Louella ParsonsMovie
Hollywood Hotel1937Louella ParsonsMovie
Show People1928Louella ParsonsMovie


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    Louella Parsons (August 6, 1881 – December 9, 1972) was the first American movie columnist. She was retained by William Randolph Hearst, possibly because she had praised Hearst's mistress Marion Davies, and her columns were read by 20 million people ...

    Confirmed Relationships6
    Longest Relationship38 yrs
    Shortest Relationship2 yrs
    Average Relationship Length8 yrs, 2 mths
    First Name Louella
    Last Name Parsons
    Full Name at Birth Louella Rose Oettinger
    Age 91 (age at death) years
    Birthday 6th August, 1881
    Birthplace Freeport, Illinois
    Died 9th December, 1972
    Place of Death Santa Monica, California
    Cause of Death Arteriosclerosis
    Build Large
    Zodiac Sign Leo
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Roman Catholic
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    University Dixon college
    Occupation Text Columnist
    Occupation Columnist
    Claim to Fame First American movie columnist
    Friend John Barrymore, Jesse Lasky, Louis B Mayer, Samuel Goldwyn, Frances Goldwyn, Bebe Daniels, Warner Baxter, Mary Pickford, Francis Marion, Dorothy Manners, Constance Moore, Johnny Mashio
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