Barbara La Marr

Barbara La Marr
1896 - 1926

Barbara La Marr  American Actress


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Rest in peace.


Barbara La Marr was previously married to Jack Dougherty (1923 - 1926), Ben Deeley (1918 - 1923), Phil Ainsworth (1916 - 1918), Lawrence Converse (1914) and Jack Lytell (1913 - 1914).

Barbara La Marr was in relationships with Paul Bern (1921), Charles Chaplin (1920 - 1921), David Butler, Ben Lyon, Gilbert Roland and Harry Richman.

Barbara La Marr had encounters with John Gilbert (1923), Douglas Fairbanks (1920), Ernest Hemingway (1917 - 1918) and William Haines.

Barbara La Marr is rumoured to have hooked up with Louis B. Mayer.


American Actress Barbara La Marr was born Reatha Dale Watson on 28th July, 1896 in Yakima, Washington, USA and passed away on 30th Jan 1926 Altadena, California, USA aged 29. She is most remembered for The Girl Too Beautiful To Live. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Barbara La Marr is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Women screenwriters and American silent film actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating6 1 year 2 months, 1 day -
Married5 6 years 3 years 1 year
Rumoured1 - - -
Encounter4 1 year 3 months, 1 day -
Total16 6 years 1 year 1 year


First Name Barbara
Middle Name Dale
Last Name La Marr
Maiden Name Watson
Full Name at Birth Reatha Dale Watson
Alternative Name Barbara La Marr, Folly Lytell, Reatha Dale Watson
Age 29 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th July, 1896
Birthplace Yakima, Washington, USA
Died 30th January, 1926
Place of Death Altadena, California, USA
Cause of Death Tuberculosis and Nephritis (brought on by the abuse of drugs and alcohol)
Buried Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, cabaret artist, screenwriter
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Girl Too Beautiful To Live
Year(s) Active 1920–1926
Official Websites,,

Barbara La Marr (born Reatha Dale Watson; July 28, 1896 – January 30, 1926) was an American film actress and screenwriter who appeared in twenty-seven films during her career between 1920 and 1926. La Marr was also noted by the media for her beauty, dubbed as the "Girl Who Is Too Beautiful," as well as her tumultuous personal life.

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Barbara La Marr29 LeoActress
John Gilbert38 CancerActor
Jack Dougherty42 ScorpioActor
Paul Bern42 SagittariusFilm Director
Charles Chaplin88 AriesActor
Douglas Fairbanks56 GeminiActor
Ben Deeley46 AquariusActor
Ernest Hemingway61 CancerAuthor
Phil Ainsworth-
Lawrence Converse24 Sagittarius
Jack Lytell-
Ben Lyon78 AquariusActor
Gilbert Roland88 SagittariusActor
Harry Richman77 LeoSinger
Louis B. Mayer73 CancerFilm/TV Producer
David Butler84 SagittariusDirector
William Haines73 CapricornActor
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The Girl from Montmartre1926Emilia FaneauxMovie
The Heart of a Siren1925Isabella EchevariaMovie
The White Monkey1925Fleur ForsyteMovie
Sandra1924Sandra WaringMovie
The Shooting of Dan McGrew1924Lady Known as Lou LorraineMovie
Thy Name Is Woman1924GueritaMovie
The White Moth1924Mona Reid, The White MothMovie
Souls for Sale1923Leva LemaireMovie
The Eternal City1923Donna Roma ValonnaMovie
The Brass Bottle1923The QueenMovie
The Eternal Struggle1923Camille LenoirMovie
The Hero1923Hester LaneMovie
Mary of the Movies1923Barbara LaMarr (uncredited)Movie
Poor Men's Wives1923Laura Bedford, Laura MaberneMovie
St. Elmo1923Agnes HuntMovie
Strangers of the Night1923Anna ValeskaMovie
The Prisoner of Zenda1922Antoinette de MaubanMovie
Arabian Love1922ThemarMovie
Domestic Relations1922Mrs. MartinMovie
Quincy Adams Sawyer1922Lindy PutnamMovie
Trifling Women1922Jacqueline de Séverac, ZaredaMovie
The Nut1921Claudine DupreeMovie
The Three Musketeers1921Milady de WinterMovie
Desperate Trails1921Lady LouMovie
Cinderella of the Hills1921Kate Gradley (as Barbara La Marr Deely)Movie
Flame of Youth1920Movie
Harriet and the Piper1920Tam O'Shanter Girl (as Barbara Deely)Movie
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wjerryzwjerryzNov 4, 2015

Barbara died at an early age for being married 5 times

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