Elizabeth Short

Elizabeth Short
1924 - 1947

Elizabeth Short  American Victim


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Rest in peace.


Elizabeth Short was in relationships with Franchot Tone (1946) and Matthew Michael Gordon Jr. (1944 - 1945).

Elizabeth Short had encounters with Arthur Lake and Clark Gable.


American Victim Elizabeth Short was born on 29th July, 1924 in Hyde Park, Massachusetts, USA and passed away on 15th Jan 1947 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 22. She is most remembered for The Black Dahlia. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Elizabeth Short is a member of the following lists: Hollywood history and culture, People from Boston, Massachusetts and 1924 births.


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Dating2 1 year, 7 months 9 months, 19 days -
Encounter2 - - -
Total4 1 year, 7 months 4 months, 24 days -


First Name Elizabeth
Last Name Short
Full Name at Birth Elizabeth Short
Alternative Name The Black Dahlia
Age 22 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th July, 1924
Birthplace Hyde Park, Massachusetts, USA
Died 15th January, 1947
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Homicide
Buried Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, California
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Weight 115lbs (52 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, Victim
Occupation Victim
Claim to Fame The Black Dahlia
Year(s) Active 1943–1947
Bust (inches) 36
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 36
Shoe Size 7
Father Cleo Short
Mother Phoebe Mae Sawyer
Favorite Colors Blue, Green

Elizabeth Short (July 29, 1924 – January 15, 1947), known posthumously as the "Black Dahlia", was an American woman who was found murdered in the Leimert Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Her case became highly publicized due to the graphic nature of the crime, which included her corpse having been mutilated and bisected at the waist.

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Elizabeth Short22 LeoVictim
Franchot Tone63 PiscesActor
Matthew Michael Gordon Jr.-
Arthur Lake81 AriesActor
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor


Posted commentsView all comments (5)

wjerryzwjerryzJul 3, 2017

It's puzzling why they never solved this crime

Diana pasquelAug 11, 2010

She is crazy maybe that`s why she died!

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