Carole Landis

Carole Landis
1919 - 1948

Carole Landis  American Actress

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Relationships

Carole Landis was previously married to W. Schmidlapp (1945 - 1948), Capt. Thomas C. Wallace (1943 - 1945), Willis Hunt, Jr. (1940) and Irving Wheeler (1934 - 1939).

Carole Landis was engaged to Gene Markey (1942).

Carole Landis was in relationships with Rex Harrison (1947 - 1948), Woolworth Donahue (1942 - 1945), Cary Grant (1941), Townsend Metcher (1941), Edward Norris (1941), Tony Owen (1941), Alexis Thompson (1941 - 1942), Raymond Hakim (1941), George Montgomery (1941 - 1942), Tony Martin (1941 - 1943), Cedric Gibbons (1940 - 1941), Randolph Scott (1940), Pat DiCicco (1940 - 1941), Franchot Tone (1940 - 1941), Alan Gordon (1940 - 1942), Rouben Mamoulian (1940 - 1942), Anatole Litvak (1940 - 1942), Darryl F. Zanuck (1940 - 1941), Hal Roach Jr. (1939 - 1940), Kenny Morgan (1939 - 1941), Charles Chaplin (1938 - 1942), Victor M. Orsatti (1938 - 1941), Busby Berkeley (1937 - 1938) and Phil Armidon.

Carole Landis had encounters with Spencer Tracy (1946), Jacqueline Susann (1945), George Jessel (1944), Victor Mature (1944), Henry Topping (1944), Mickey Rooney (1943), Harry Crocker (1942), Huntington Hartford (1942), Robert Arden (1942), Tommy Dorsey (1942), Greg Bautzer (1942), Jean Negulesco (1942), Reginald Gardiner (1942), Jorge Guinle (1942), Burgess Meredith (1941 - 1942), Tim Durant (1941), Robert Stack (1941), Matty Fox (1941), Charles Boyer (1941), Cesar Romero (1941), Conrad Nagel (1941), George Raft (1941), Ivan Goff (1941), G. bentley Ryan (1940), Alexander D'Arcy (1938), Wayne Morris (1937) and Harry Seymour.

Carole Landis is rumoured to have hooked up with Ed Gardner.

About

American Actress Carole Landis was born Frances Lillian Mary Ridste on 1st January, 1919 in Fairchild, Wisconsin, USA and passed away on 5th Jul 1948 Pacific Palisades, California, USA aged 29. She is most remembered for One Million BC (1940). Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Carole Landis is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American stage actors and American Roman Catholics.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Dating24 4 years 1 year, 2 months 29 days
Engaged1 1 year - -
Married4 4 years, 8 months 3 years, 1 month -
Rumoured1 - - -
Encounter27 2 months, 1 day 6 days 1 month
Total57 4 years, 8 months 9 months, 8 days 29 days

Details

First Name Carole
Middle Name Lillian Mary
Last Name Landis
Maiden Name Ridste
Full Name at Birth Frances Lillian Mary Ridste
Alternative Name The 'Ping' Girl, The Blonde Bomber, The Chest, Frances Lillian Mary Ridste, Carole Landis
Age 29 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st January, 1919
Birthplace Fairchild, Wisconsin, USA
Died 5th July, 1948
Place of Death Pacific Palisades, California, USA
Cause of Death Barbiturate overdose (of Seconal pills)
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Weight 116lbs (53 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Blonde
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality DISPUTED
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame One Million BC (1940)
Year(s) Active 1937-1948, 1937–1948
Bust (inches) 37
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 35
Official Websites www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/carole_landis, www.allmovie.com/artist/carole-landis-p40291
Father Alfred Ridste
Mother Clara Stentek Ridste
Brother Lawrence Ridste, Jerome Ridste, Lewis Ridste
Sister Dorothy Ridste Ross
Friend Cesar Romero, Marguerite Haymes (mother of Dick Haymes), Diana Lewis, Dorothy Kilgallen, Patsy Kelly, Dorothy Dandridge, Don Loper, Linda Darnell, Sonja Henie, Martha Raye, Kay Francis, William Powell, Pat & Eloise O' brien, Williard Parker, Margaret Roach, Eddie Sutherland, Van Johnson, Billie Burke, Burgess Meredith, Norma Koch, Rudy Vallee, Peggy McKenna, Barry Wood, Phyllis Brooks, Dick Haymes, Ann Sheridan, Dorothy Lamour, Florence Jones, Virginia Field, Martha Tilton, Jinx Falkenburg, Buff Cobb, Louise Allbritton
Pets Donner (Dog - Great Dane given by boyfriend Gene Markey) [1941-1943], Gina (Dog - French poodle), Lucky (Dog), Jinx (Dog), Skeezix (Dog), Miss C (Cat - siamese)
Favorite Accessories Big Rings, Pins

Carole Landis (born Frances Lillian Mary Ridste; January 1, 1919 – July 5, 1948) was an American actress and singer. She worked as a contract-player for Twentieth Century-Fox in the 1940s. Her breakthrough role was as the female lead in the 1940 film One Million B.C., with United Artists. Landis was known as "The Ping Girl" and "The Chest" because of her curvy figure.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Carole Landis29 CapricornActress
American
Rex Harrison82 PiscesActor
British
Spencer Tracy67 AriesActor
American
W. Schmidlapp71 TaurusProducer
American
Jacqueline Susann53 LeoWriter
American
George Jessel83 AriesDirector
American
Henry Topping54 CapricornBusiness
American
Victor Mature86 AquariusActor
American
Mickey Rooney93 VirgoActor
American
Capt. Thomas C. Wallace51 LibraMilitary
American
Harry Crocker64 Cancer
Huntington Hartford97 AriesBusiness
American
Reginald Gardiner77 PiscesActor
British
Jorge Guinle88 AquariusBusiness
Brazilian
Robert Arden119Radio Personality
Australian
Tommy Dorsey51 ScorpioJazz Musician
American
Woolworth Donahue-Socialite
Greg Bautzer76 AriesAttorney
American
Jean Negulesco93 PiscesFilm Director
Romanian
Burgess Meredith89 ScorpioActor
American
Cary Grant82 CapricornActor
British
Tim Durant85 LibraSocialite
American
Cesar Romero86 AquariusActor
American
Conrad Nagel72 PiscesActor
American
George Raft85 LibraActor
American
Ivan Goff89 AriesScreenwriter
Australian
Robert Stack84 CapricornActor
American
Gene Markey84 SagittariusDirector
American
Townsend Metcher-
Edward Norris91 PiscesActor
American
Tony Owen77 Taurus
Alexis Thompson40 TaurusSocialite
American
Raymond Hakim70 Leo
Egyptian
George Montgomery84 VirgoActor
American
Matty Fox-
Tony Martin98 CapricornActor
American
Charles Boyer78 VirgoActor
French
Cedric Gibbons67 AriesArt Director
Irish
Randolph Scott89 AquariusActor
American
Darryl F. Zanuck77 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
American
Pat DiCicco69 AquariusBusiness
American
Franchot Tone63 PiscesActor
American
G. bentley Ryan-Attorney
Alan Gordon-Other
Rouben Mamoulian90 LibraDirector
Georgian
Anatole Litvak72 TaurusDirector
American
Willis Hunt, Jr.-
Hal Roach Jr.53 GeminiProducer
American
Kenny Morgan-
Alexander D'Arcy87 LeoActor
Egyptian
Charles Chaplin88 AriesActor
British
Victor M. Orsatti78 SagittariusAgent
American
Wayne Morris45 AquariusActor
American
Busby Berkeley80 SagittariusDirector
American
Irving Wheeler-Spouse
American
Harry Seymour76 CancerActor
American
Ed Gardner62 CancerActor
American
Phil Armidon-
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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Brass Monkey1948Kay SheldonMovie
The Silk Noose1948Linda MedburyMovie
Out of the Blue1947Mae EarthleighMovie
Behind Green Lights1946Janet BradleyMovie
A Scandal in Paris1946Loretta de RichetMovie
It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog1946Julia AndrewsMovie
Having Wonderful Crime1945Helene JustusMovie
Four Jills in a Jeep1944Carole LandisMovie
Secret Command1944Jill McGannMovie
Wintertime1943Flossie FouchereMovie
The Powers Girl1943Kay EvansMovie
It Happened in Flatbush1942Kathryn BakerMovie
Manila Calling1942Edna FraserMovie
My Gal Sal1942Mae CollinsMovie
Orchestra Wives1942Natalie MercerMovie
A Gentleman at Heart1942Helen MasonMovie
I Wake Up Screaming1941Vicky LynnMovie
Moon Over Miami1941Barbara LatimerMovie
Road Show1941Penguin MooreMovie
Topper Returns1941Ann CarringtonMovie
Cadet Girl1941Gene BaxterMovie
Dance Hall1941Lily BrownMovie
One Million B.C.1940LoanaMovie
Turnabout1940Sally WillowsMovie
Mystery Sea Raider1940June McCarthyMovie
Three Texas Steers1939Nancy EvansMovie
Cowboys from Texas1939June JonesMovie
Daredevils of the Red Circle1939Blanche GranvilleMovie
Reno1939Mrs. Humphrey (uncredited)Movie
A Slight Case of Murder1938Partygoer Leaning on Piano During Song. (uncredited)Movie
Boy Meets Girl1938Commissary Cashier (uncredited)Movie
Four's a Crowd1938Lansford's 2nd SecretaryMovie
Girls on Probation1938Extra (uncredited)Movie
Gold Diggers in Paris1938GolddiggerMovie
Men Are Such Fools1938June Cooper (uncredited)Movie
The Adventures of Robin Hood1938Guest at Banquet (uncredited)Movie
Blondes at Work1938CarolMovie
Love, Honor and Behave1938Wheel Watcher at Party (uncredited)Movie
Penrod's Double Trouble1938Girl at Fair (uncredited)Movie
The Invisible Menace1938Woman Wanting to Go with Her Johnnie (uncredited)Movie
The Patient in Room 181938Woman Patric Knowles bumps into on stairs (uncredited)Movie
Torchy Blane in Panama1938Miss Leopard 1938 (uncredited)Movie
When Were You Born1938Ship Passenger (uncredited)Movie
Women Are Like That1938Cocktail Party Guest (uncredited)Movie
Over the Wall1938Peggy - Girl at Beach (uncredited)Movie
A Day at the Races1937Party Guest (uncredited)Movie
A Star Is Born1937Girl in Beret at Santa Anita Bar (uncredited)Movie
Broadway Melody of 19381937Chorus Girl (uncredited)Movie
Hollywood Hotel1937Hat Check Girl with Coat (uncredited)Movie
The Emperor's Candlesticks1937Bidder (uncredited)Movie
Varsity Show1937Student (uncredited)Movie
Alcatraz Island1937Party Girl (uncredited)Movie
Fly Away Baby1937Blonde at Airport (uncredited)Movie
She Loved a Fireman1937Blonde Sunbather (uncredited)Movie
The Adventurous Blonde1937Waitress (uncredited)Movie
The King and the Chorus Girl1937Chorine (uncredited)Movie
Missing Witnesses1937Girl on Pier (uncredited)Movie
Over the Goal1937Co-ed (uncredited)Movie
Gold Diggers of 19371936Chorus Girl (uncredited)Movie
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luvsydbluvsydbAug 11, 2019

LMMFAO THAT'S NOT CAROLE WHOEVER POSTED THAT BANNER PIC? HA! HA HA!

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wjerryzwjerryzMar 22, 2018

Baby face

wjerryzwjerryzNov 6, 2015

I do remember her in 4 Jill's in a Jeep ,and Moon over Miami

wjerryzwjerryzNov 6, 2015

Carole, Was one of the most beautiful women in Hollywood it's a pity she didn't get better roles.

LITTLE KOJAKJul 9, 2010

With all the men she had been involved with, Carole was kinda like a female Scott Brady/Howard Hughes.

ketrinaMar 6, 2010

I think that carole landis was the most beautiful girl in the world and in all history of the girls in hollywood.I adore her.

Norman WallAug 22, 2008

Carole Landis must have been the most under-valued actress in Hollywood. She had everything it took to be a great movie star. Why she wasn`t and left to do B films shames Hollywood.


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