Mae West

Mae West
1893 - 1980
Mae West  American Actress

Mae West dating history


Mae West was previously married to Frank Wallace (1911 - 1942).

Mae West was in relationships with Paul Novak (1956 - 1980), Gorilla Jones (1928), Guido Deiro (1914 - 1920), John Indrisano, Anthony Quinn, Bugsy Siegel and Steve Cochran.

Mae West had encounters with Steve Rossi (1954), Joe Louis (1937), Jack La Rue (1936), Max Baer (1933), George Raft (1932), Chalky Wright, Victor McLaglen, David Niven and Abel Baer.

Mae West is rumoured to have hooked up with Gary Cooper (1933).


American Actress Mae West was born Mary Jane West on 17th August, 1893 in Woodhaven, Queens, New York City, New York USA and passed away on 22nd Nov 1980 Hollywood, California aged 87. She is most remembered for Diamond Lil. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Mae West was in 6 on-screen matchups, including Cary Grant in I'm No Angel (1933), Edmund Lowe in Every Day's a Holiday (1937), George Raft in Night After Night (1932), Johnny Mack Brown in Belle of the Nineties (1934) and Owen Moore in She Done Him Wrong (1933).

Mae West is a member of the following lists: Actors from New York, American film actors and American contraltos.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 31 years, 3 months - -
Dating7 95 years, 11 months 18 years, 1 month 6 years
Encounter9 - - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total18 95 years, 11 months 8 years, 9 months 6 years


First Name Mary
Middle Name Jane
Last Name West
Full Name at Birth Mary Jane West
Alternative Name Mae West, Mary Jane West
Age 87 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th August, 1893
Birthplace Woodhaven, Queens, New York City, New York USA
Died 22nd November, 1980
Place of Death Hollywood, California
Cause of Death Stroke
Height 5' 0" (152 cm)
Weight 124lbs (56 kg)
Build Voluptuous
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Strong NY accent, Sharp tongued remarks, Sexuality that was often 'daring' in the early film industry, Platinum blonde hair, Hourglass figure
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Protestant
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Erasmus Hall High School
University Http://www.Allaboutmae.Com/
Occupation Text Actress, singer, playwright, screenwriter, comedian, author, investor
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Diamond Lil
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, Stage & Screen, Non-Music, Pop, Rock
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1933-1972, 1907–1980, 1907–1978
Music Style Pop/Rock, Traditional Pop, Tin Pan Alley Pop, Vaudeville, Celebrity
Music Mood Theatrical, Exuberant, Provocative, Carefree, Whimsical, Sensual, Irreverent, Aggressive, Rousing, Street-Smart, Rollicking, Boisterous, Raucous, Energetic
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Voice
Record Label Mezzotone, Decca, Tower, Dagonet Records, 20th Century Fox Records, MCA Records, Plaza Records, Brunswick, Monogram, Regal Zonophone, Proscenium, Harmony
Associated Acts Joseph Chernivasky Orchestra, Lenny Marvin Orchestra, Ernie Held's Orchestra, Sy Oliver & Orchestra, Victor Young And His Orchestra, The Mike Curb Congregation, Somebody's Chyldren, The Hot Rockers, George Stoll, Xavier Cugat, Leo Shuken, Duke Ellington & His Orchestra, Timothy Dalton, Tito Coral, Grasshoppers, Don Ameche, Robert Armbruster And His Orchestra
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Http://allaboutmae.Com/
Bust (inches) 38
Cup Size D
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 38
Clothes Size 6
Shoe Size 6.5B
Official Websites,
Father John West (a featherweight prizefighter)
Mother Matilda Decker Doelger
Brother John Edwin West
Sister Katie, Mildred Katharina West, Beverly Arden
Family Member John Edwin (grandfather)
Friend Marlene Dietrich, George Raft, Texas Guinan, David Brown, Helen Gurley Brown, Billy Wilder
Favorite Places Los Angeles, New York
Favorite Foods Steak, Mashed Potatoes
Favorite Colors Pink, Purple, Turqouise, Yellow
Favorite Accessories Tight dresses

Mae West (born Mary Jane West; August 17, 1893 – November 22, 1980) was an American stage and film actress, playwright, screenwriter, singer, and sex symbol whose entertainment career spanned over seven decades. She was known for her breezy sexual independence, and her lighthearted bawdy double entendres, often delivered in a husky contralto voice. She was active in vaudeville and on stage in New York City before moving to Los Angeles to begin a career in the film industry.

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Partner Comparison

Mae West87 LeoActress
Paul Novak76 GeminiBodybuilder
Steve Rossi82 GeminiComedian
Joe Louis66 TaurusBoxing
Jack La Rue81 TaurusActor
Max Baer50 AquariusBoxing
Gary Cooper60 TaurusActor
George Raft85 LibraActor
Gorilla Jones75 TaurusBoxing
Guido Deiro63 VirgoActor
Frank Wallace73 ScorpioActor
John Indrisano61 ScorpioBoxing
Chalky Wright45 AquariusBoxing
Victor McLaglen72 SagittariusActor
Anthony Quinn86 TaurusActor
Bugsy Siegel41 PiscesCriminal
David Niven73 PiscesActor
Abel Baer-
Steve Cochran48 GeminiActor
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Sextette1978Marlo MannersMovie
Myra Breckinridge1970LeticiaMovie
Mister Ed1958Mae WestTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Autobiography Writer Mae WestTV Show
The Heat's On1943Fay LawrenceMovie
My Little Chickadee1940Flower Belle LeeMovie
Every Day's a Holiday1937Peaches O'DayMovie
Go West Young Man1936Mavis ArdenMovie
Klondike Annie1936Rose Carlton, Sister Annie Alden, The Frisco DollMovie
Goin' to Town1935Cleo BordenMovie
Belle of the Nineties1934Ruby CarterMovie
I'm No Angel1933TiraMovie
She Done Him Wrong1933Lady LouMovie
Hollywood on Parade No. A-61933Short Film
Night After Night1932Maudie TriplettMovie
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TreyNoranSep 5

Mae West was my God-mother as in her last days kept very close to her home and in her bedroom, she had Aunt Beverly who was her right hand. The Legend will always live on. Trey Noran

wjerryzwjerryzMar 11, 2018


Susan SanbornOct 26, 2009

Mae, was a great friend of mothers. My question is that Beverly her dear sister told me one afternoon that she had a God-Son Louis Olguin is that the same man that is a Pastor now that is now Trey Noran?

Mike TJun 19, 2007

Other lovers: Jack Dempsey, Oscar Hammerstein, Harry Houdini, Duke Elington, Jack Johnson, Joe Lewis, Anthony Quinn.

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