Theda Bara

Theda Bara
1885 - 1955

Theda Bara  American Actress


Theda Bara (/ˈθiːdə ˈbærə/ THEE-də BARR-ə; born Theodosia Burr Goodman, July 29, 1885 – April 7, 1955) was an American silent film and stage actress....

Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship35 yrs, 3 mths
Shortest Relationship35 yrs, 3 mths
Average Relationship Length35 yrs, 3 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Theda
Last Name Bara
Maiden Name Goodman
Full Name at Birth Theodosia Burr Goodman
Alternative Name The Vamp
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th July, 1885
Birthplace Cincinatti, Ohio
Died 7th April, 1955
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Cause of Death Stomach Cancer
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Walnut Hills High School
University University of Cincinnati
Occupation Text Actress, Writer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Original Vamp
Year(s) Active 1908–1926
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 28
Hips (inches) 38
Official Websites
Father Bernard Goodman
Mother Pauline Louise de Coppett
Brother Marque
Sister Lori Bara
Favorite Colors Yellow
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Theda Bara69 LeoActress
Charles Brabin75 AriesDirector
Milton Berle93 CancerPersonality

Onscreen Matchups


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The Unchastened Woman1925 Caroline Knollys Movie
The Prince of Silence1921 Movie
A Woman There Was1919 Princess Zara Movie
La belle Russe1919 Fleurette Sackton, La Belle Russe Movie
Kathleen Mavourneen1919 Kathleen Mavourneen Movie
Light, The1919 Blanchette Dumond, aka Madame Lefresne Movie
Lure of Ambition, The1919 Olga Dolan Movie
The Siren's Song1919 Marie Bernais Movie
When Men Desire1919 Marie Lohr Movie
Salome1918 Salome Movie
The Forbidden Path1918 Mary Lynde Movie
Under the Yoke1918 Maria Valverda Movie
The She Devil1918 Lolette Movie
The Soul of Buddha1918 Bava Movie
When a Woman Sins1918 Poppea Movie
Cleopatra1917 Cleopatra Movie
Camille1917 Marguerite Gautier Movie
Madame Du Barry1917 Madame Du Barry Movie
The Darling of Paris1917 Esmeralda Movie
Heart and Soul1917 Jess Movie
Her Greatest Love1917 Vera Herbert Movie
The Tiger Woman1917 Princess Petrovitch Movie
The Rose of Blood1917 Lisza Tapenka Movie
Romeo and Juliet1916 Juliet Movie
East Lynne1916 Lady Isabel Carlisle Movie
The Serpent1916 Vania Lazar Movie
The Vixen1916 Elsie Drummond Movie
The Eternal Sappho1916 Laura Bruffins Movie
Gold and the Woman1916 Juliet DeCordova Movie
Her Double Life1916 Mary Doone Movie
Under Two Flags1916 Cigarette Movie
A Fool There Was1915 The Vampire Movie
Carmen1915 Carmen Movie
The Devil's Daughter1915 La Gioconda Movie
The Clemenceau Case1915 Iza Movie
Destruction1915 Ferdinande Martin Movie
The Galley Slave1915 Francesca Brabaut Movie
Kreutzer Sonata1915 Celia Friedlander Movie
Lady Audley's Secret1915 Helen Talboys Movie
Sin1915 Rosa Movie
The Two Orphans1915 Henriette Movie
Siren of Hell1915 Movie
The Stain1914 Gang Moll (as Theodosia Goodman) Movie
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TeachJan 12, 2011

Now I know who Gloria Swanson was imitating in Sunset Boulavard. Teach

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