Vera Zorina

Vera Zorina
1917 - 2003
Vera Zorina  Norwegian Dancer

Vera Zorina dating history


Vera Zorina was previously married to Paul Wolfe (1991 - 2003), Goddard Lieberson (1946 - 1977) and George Balanchine (1938 - 1946).

Vera Zorina was in relationships with Erich Maria Remarque (1941 - 1942), Andre Eglevsky (1939), Samuel Goldwyn (1937) and Léonide Massine (1932 - 1936).

Vera Zorina had encounters with Gary Cooper (1942), Orson Welles (1938), Douglas Fairbanks Jr. (1938) and Robert Morley (1938).


Norwegian Dancer Vera Zorina was born Eva Brigitta Hartwig on 2nd January, 1917 in Berlin, Germany and passed away on 9th Apr 2003 Santa Fe, New Mexico aged 86. She is most remembered for Dancer. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Vera Zorina was in an on-screen matchup with Bob Hope in Louisiana Purchase (1941).

Vera Zorina is a member of the following lists: American choreographers, Ballerinas and 2003 deaths.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 32 years, 4 months 18 years, 6 months 9 years
Dating4 4 years 1 year, 3 months 1 month
Encounter4 4 months, 2 days 1 month -
Total11 32 years, 4 months 5 years, 6 months 1 month


First Name Vera
Middle Name Brigitta
Last Name Zorina
Maiden Name Hartwig
Full Name at Birth Eva Brigitta Hartwig
Alternative Name Vera Zorina
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd January, 1917
Birthplace Berlin, Germany
Died 9th April, 2003
Place of Death Santa Fe, New Mexico
Cause of Death Cerebral Hemorrhage
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality Norwegian
High School Lyceum for Girls in Berlin
Occupation Text Ballerina, musical theatre actress and choreographer.
Occupation Dancer
Claim to Fame Dancer
Year(s) Active 1931-1946, 1928–1982
Father Fritz Hartwig
Mother Abigail Johanne Wimpelmann
Friend Frances Rafferty, Marlene Dietrich
Favorite Colors Green, Pink, Red, Blue, Black, Yellow

Vera Zorina (January 2, 1917 – April 9, 2003), born Eva Brigitta Hartwig, was a Norwegian ballerina, theatre and film actress, and choreographer. Today, she is chiefly remembered for her films choreographed by her then-husband George Balanchine. They include the Slaughter on Tenth Avenue sequence from On Your Toes, The Goldwyn Follies, I Was an Adventuress with Erich Von Stroheim and Peter Lorre, Louisiana Purchase with Bob Hope, and dancing to "That Old Black Magic" in Paramount Pictures' Star Spangled Rhythm.

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Vera Zorina86 CapricornDancer
Paul Wolfe-
Goddard Lieberson66 AriesMusic Producer
Gary Cooper60 TaurusActor
Erich Maria Remarque72 CancerWriter
Andre Eglevsky59 SagittariusBallet dancer
Orson Welles70 TaurusActor
Douglas Fairbanks Jr.90 SagittariusActor
Robert Morley84 GeminiActor
George Balanchine79 AquariusDancer
Samuel Goldwyn94 LeoFilm/TV Producer
Léonide Massine82 LeoActor
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Peter Goddard CrespianMale25th October, 194676 years oldGoddard Lieberson
JonathanMale194974 years oldGoddard Lieberson


Lover Come Back1946Madeline LasloMovie
Follow the Boys1944Gloria VanceMovie
Star Spangled Rhythm1942Vera Zorina- 'That Old Black Magic' NumberMovie
Louisiana Purchase1941Marina Von MindenMovie
I Was an Adventuress1940Countess Tanya Vronsky (as Zorina)Movie
On Your Toes1939Vera BarnovaMovie
The Goldwyn Follies1938Olga SamaraMovie
Theatre Parade1936TV Show
Seine Freundin Annette1930Jaqueline, Damartins Tochter (as Eva Brigitte Hartwig)Movie

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