Gypsy Rose Lee

Gypsy Rose Lee
1911 - 1970
Gypsy Rose Lee  American Dancer

Gypsy Rose Lee dating history


Gypsy Rose Lee was previously married to Julio De Diego (1948 - 1955), Alexander Kirkland (1942 - 1944) and Robert Mizzy (1937 - 1941).

Gypsy Rose Lee was in relationships with Otto Preminger (1943 - 1944) and Carson McCullers.

Gypsy Rose Lee had encounters with Mike Todd and Rags Ragland.


American Dancer Gypsy Rose Lee was born Rose Louise Hovick on 8th January, 1911 in Seattle, Washington USA and passed away on 26th Apr 1970 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 59. She is most remembered for Terpsichorean ecdysiast. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Gypsy Rose Lee is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and California Democrats.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 8 years, 7 months 5 years, 6 months 3 years, 9 months
Dating2 1 month, 1 day 15 days -
Encounter2 - - -
Total7 8 years, 7 months 2 years, 4 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Gypsy
Middle Name Rose
Last Name Lee
Full Name at Birth Rose Louise Hovick
Alternative Name Rose Louise Hovick, Gypsy Rose Lee
Age 59 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th January, 1911
Birthplace Seattle, Washington USA
Died 26th April, 1970
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Exotic Dancer, Actress, Author, and Playwright
Occupation Dancer
Claim to Fame Terpsichorean ecdysiast
Year(s) Active 1928–1969, 1928–69, 1928–1970
Bust (inches) 37
Waist (inches) 23
Hips (inches) 36
Official Websites
Father John Hovick
Mother Rose Thompson Hovick
Sister June Havoc
Friend Paulette Goddard, Adele Jergens, George Davis

Gypsy Rose Lee (born Rose Louise Hovick, January 8, 1911 – April 26, 1970) was an American burlesque entertainer and vedette famous for her striptease act. Also an actress, author, and playwright, her 1957 memoir was adapted into the 1959 stage musical Gypsy.

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Gypsy Rose Lee59 CapricornDancer
Julio De Diego79 Taurus
Otto Preminger79 SagittariusDirector
Alexander Kirkland84 VirgoActor
Robert Mizzy75Business
Carson McCullers50 AquariusNovelist
Rags Ragland41 LeoActor
Mike Todd48 CancerFilm/TV Producer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Erik LeeMale11th December, 194477 years oldOtto Preminger


The Over-the-Hill Gang1969CassieTV Movie
The Name of the Game1968Rosetta StewartTV Show
The Trouble with Angels1966Mrs. PhippsMovie
Batman1966NewscasterTV Show
The Phyllis Diller Show1966ReginaTV Show
Who Has Seen the Wind?1965ProprietressTV Movie
The Stripper1963Madame OlgaMovie
Burke's Law1963Miss Bumpsy CathcartTV Show
Screaming Mimi1958Joann 'Gypsy' MastersMovie
Wind Across the Everglades1958Mrs. BradfordMovie
The United States Steel Hour1953Lorraine Anderson, Wendy GravesTV Show
Babes in Bagdad1952ZoharaMovie
Muchachas de Bagdad1952ZoharaMovie
Belle of the Yukon1944Belle De ValleMovie
Stage Door Canteen1943Gypsy Rose LeeMovie
My Lucky Star1938Marcelle La Verne (as Louise Hovick)Movie
Battle of Broadway1938Linda Lee (as Louise Hovick)Movie
Sally, Irene and Mary1938Joyce Taylor (as Louise Hovick)Movie
Ali Baba Goes to Town1937Louise Hovick (as Louise Hovick), SultanaMovie
You Can't Have Everything1937Lulu Riley (as Louise Hovick)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (4)

buntingMar 29, 2009

June Havoc was better looking !!

ImmortalChaosImmortalChaosJul 23, 2008

She was a lady all the way. She was beautiful and articulate

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