Mae West

Mae West
1893 - 1980

Mae West  American Actress


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Mae West passed away on 22nd Nov 1980 aged 87.


Mae West was previously married to Guido Deiro and Frank Wallace (1911 - 1942).

She was in relationships with Paul Novak (1956 - 1980), Jack La Rue (1936), Gary Cooper (1933), George Raft (1932), Johnny Indrisano, Chalky Wright, Anthony Quinn, Bugsy Siegel, Joe Louis, Steve Cochran, Liberace and Duke Ellington.

Mae West had encounters with Steve Rossi (1954), Max Baer (1933), Abel Baer, Victor McLaglen and David Niven.


American Actress Mae West passed away on 22nd Nov 1980 Hollywood, California aged 87. Born Mary Jane West on 17th August, 1893 in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York. and educated at Erasmus Hall High School, Mae West is most remembered for Diamond Lil in a career that spanned 1907–1978 and 1907–78. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Mae West was in 6 on-screen matchups, including Cary Grant in I'm No Angel (1933), Edmund Lowe in Every Day's a Holiday (1937), George Raft in Night After Night (1932), Johnny Mack Brown in Belle of the Nineties (1934) and Owen Moore in She Done Him Wrong (1933).

Mae West is a member of the following lists: Mae West, Burials at Cypress Hills Cemetery (New York City) and 20th-century American dramatists and playwrights.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 31 years, 3 months 19 years, 8 months 6 years
Dating12 85 years, 10 months 16 years, 2 months 25 years, 10 months
Encounter5 84 years, 10 months 29 years, 4 months -
Total19 85 years, 10 months 20 years, 11 months 6 years


First Name Mae
Middle Name Jane
Maiden Name West
Full Name at Birth Mary Jane West
Alternative Name Queen of the World, The Statue of Libido
Age 87 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th August, 1893
Birthplace Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York.
Died 22nd November, 1980
Place of Death Hollywood, California
Cause of Death Stroke
Height 5' 0" (152 cm)
Weight 121lbs (55 kg)
Build Voluptuous
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Hourglass figure,, Strong NY accent, Sharp tongued remarks, Sexuality that was often 'daring' in the early film industry, Platinum blonde hair
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Protestant
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Erasmus Hall High School
Occupation Text Actress, Playwright, Author
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Diamond Lil
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1907–1978, 1907–78
Music Style Pop/Rock, Traditional Pop, Tin Pan Alley Pop, Vaudeville, Celebrity
Music Mood Theatrical, Exuberant, Provocative, Carefree, Whimsical, Sensual, Irreverent, Aggressive, Rousing, Street-Smart, Rollicking, Boisterous, Raucous, Energetic
Instrument Vocals
Bust (inches) 38
Cup Size D
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 38
Clothes Size 6
Shoe Size 6.5B
Official Websites,,,
Father John West (a featherweight prizefighter)
Mother Matilda Decker Doelger
Brother John Edwin West
Sister Katie, Mildred Katharina West, Beverly Arden
Family Member John Edwin (grandfather)
Friend Marlene Dietrich, George Raft, Texas Guinan, David Brown, Helen Gurley Brown, Billy Wilder
Favorite Places Los Angeles, New York
Favorite Foods Steak, Mashed Potatoes
Favorite Colors Pink, Purple, Turqouise, Yellow
Favorite Accessories Tight dresses

Mary Jane "Mae" West (August 17, 1893 – November 22, 1980) was an American actress, singer, playwright, screenwriter, and sex symbol whose entertainment career spanned seven decades.

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Mae West87 LeoActress
Paul Novak76 GeminiBodybuilder
Steve Rossi82 Gemini
Jack La Rue81 TaurusActor
Max Baer50 AquariusBoxing
Gary Cooper60 TaurusActor
George Raft85 LibraActor
Guido Deiro63 VirgoActor
Frank Wallace-Actor
Bugsy Siegel41 PiscesCriminal
Joe Louis66 TaurusBoxing
Steve Cochran48 GeminiActor
Liberace67 TaurusPianist
Duke Ellington75 TaurusPianist
Abel Baer-
Johnny Indrisano61 ScorpioBoxing
Chalky Wright45 Aquarius
Victor McLaglen72 SagittariusActor
Anthony Quinn86 TaurusActor
David Niven74 PiscesActor
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Sextette1978Marlo MannersMovie
Myra Breckinridge1970Leticia Van AllenMovie
Mister Ed1958Mae WestTV Show
The Heat's On1943Fay LawrenceMovie
My Little Chickadee1940Flower Belle LeeMovie
Every Day's a Holiday1937Peaches O'DayMovie
Go West Young Man1936Mavis ArdenMovie
Klondike Annie1936The Frisco Doll, Rose Carlton, Sister Annie AldenMovie
Goin' to Town1935Cleo BordenMovie
Belle of the Nineties1934Ruby CarterMovie
I'm No Angel1933TiraMovie
She Done Him Wrong1933Lady LouMovie
Night After Night1932Maudie TriplettMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (13)

Susan SanbornOct 26, 2009

Mae, was a great friend of mothers. My question is that Beverly her dear sister told me one afternoon that she had a God-Son Louis Olguin is that the same man that is a Pastor now that is now Trey Noran?

Mike TJun 19, 2007

Other lovers: Jack Dempsey, Oscar Hammerstein, Harry Houdini, Duke Elington, Jack Johnson, Joe Lewis, Anthony Quinn.

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