1921 - 1981
Vera-Ellen  American Actress

Vera-Ellen dating history


Vera-Ellen was previously married to Victor Rothschild (1954 - 1966) and Robert Hightower (1945 - 1946).

Vera-Ellen was in relationships with Rock Hudson (1951 - 1954) and Rory Calhoun.


American Actress Vera-Ellen was born Vera Ellen Westmeier Rohe on 16th February, 1921 in Norwood, Ohio, USA and passed away on 30th Aug 1981 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 60. She is most remembered for White Christmas; On the Town. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Vera-Ellen was in 5 on-screen matchups, including Danny Kaye in White Christmas (1954), Fred Astaire in The Belle of New York (1952), Gene Kelly in On the Town (1949), David Niven in Happy Go Lovely (1951) and Donald O'Connor in Call Me Madam (1953).

Vera-Ellen is a member of the following lists: American film actors, California Republicans and Actors from Ohio.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 13 years 9 years, 10 months 6 years, 9 months
Dating2 3 years 1 year, 6 months -
Total4 13 years 5 years, 8 months 3 years


First Name Vera
Middle Name Ellen Westmeier
Maiden Name Rohe
Full Name at Birth Vera Ellen Westmeier Rohe
Alternative Name Bunny, Vera-Ellen, Vera Ellen Westmeier
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th February, 1921
Birthplace Norwood, Ohio, USA
Died 30th August, 1981
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Lung Cancer
Buried Glen Haven Memorial Park, Sylmar, California
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Weight 95lbs (43 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Slender waist, Legs
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, dancer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame White Christmas; On the Town
Year(s) Active 1937–59, 1937–1959
Bust (inches) 33
Cup Size A
Waist (inches) 21
Hips (inches) 32
Clothes Size 2
Shoe Size 6
Official Websites
Father Martin Rohe
Mother Alma Catherine Westmeier
Favorite Places Los Angeles
Favorite Colors Pink, Yellow, Violet
Favorite Accessories Handbags

Vera-Ellen (born Vera-Ellen Westmeier Rohe; February 16, 1921 – August 30, 1981) was an American dancer and actress. She is remembered for her solo performances as well as her work with partners Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Danny Kaye, and Donald O'Connor. She is best known for her starring roles in On the Town (1949) with Kelly and White Christmas (1954) with Kaye.

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Vera-Ellen60 AquariusActress
Victor Rothschild85 Scorpio
Rock Hudson59 ScorpioActor
Robert Hightower-
Rory Calhoun76 LeoActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Victoria EllenFemale3rd March, 196359 years oldVictor Rothschild


Let's Be Happy1957Jeannie MacLeanMovie
White Christmas1954Judy Haynes (as Vera Ellen)Movie
Big Leaguer1953ChristyMovie
Call Me Madam1953Princess MariaMovie
The Belle of New York1952Angela BonfilsMovie
The Ford Television Theatre1952Sally BaxterTV Show
Happy Go Lovely1951Janet JonesMovie
Three Little Words1950Jessie Brown KalmarMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950GuestTV Show
Love Happy1949Maggie PhillipsMovie
On the Town1949Ivy SmithMovie
Words and Music1948Vera-EllenMovie
Carnival in Costa Rica1947Luisa MolinaMovie
The Kid from Brooklyn1946Susie SullivanMovie
Three Little Girls in Blue1946Myra ChartersMovie
Wonder Man1945Midge MallonMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (10)

wjerryzwjerryzOct 14, 2016

A great dancer. White Christmas was my favorite.

Alejandro Martínez MtzJan 28, 2009

Excelente Vera Ellen... no me gusto que RossMery Cloony no hablara de Vera Ellen en el cd de Blanca Navidad y reconociera el profesionalismo de la Bellisima Vera Ellen y que Vera fue mejor que esta Cloony en muy opinio personal... para mi fue mejor Vera Ellen que Rossmery cloony en Blanca Navidad

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