Mae West

Mae West
1893 - 1980

Mae West  American Actress


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....

Confirmed Relationships6
Longest Relationship31 yrs, 3 mths
Average Relationship Length9 yrs, 4 mths
Rumored Relationships13
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
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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
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Partner Comparison

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
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
Bugsy Siegel41 PiscesCriminal
Joe Louis66 TaurusBoxing
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Onscreen Matchups


Sextette1978 Marlo Manners Movie
Myra Breckinridge1970 Leticia Van Allen Movie
Mister Ed1958 Mae West TV Show
The Heat's On1943 Fay Lawrence Movie
My Little Chickadee1940 Flower Belle Lee Movie
Every Day's a Holiday1937 Peaches O'Day Movie
Go West Young Man1936 Mavis Arden Movie
Klondike Annie1936 The Frisco Doll, Rose Carlton, Sister Annie Alden Movie
Goin' to Town1935 Cleo Borden Movie
Belle of the Nineties1934 Ruby Carter Movie
I'm No Angel1933 Tira Movie
She Done Him Wrong1933 Lady Lou Movie
Night After Night1932 Maudie Triplett Movie
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Comments on Mae West

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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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