American actress, dancer and director (1918-1987)
Margarita Carmen Cansino, usually called Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987), was an American actress of Spanish and Irish origin. She became famous as the greatest sex symbol of the 1940s.
Margarita Carmen Cansino
October 17, 1918
|Died||May 14, 1987 (aged 68)|
|Cause of death||Alzheimer's disease|
|Spouse(s)||Edward C. Judson|
(m. 1937-1943, divorced)
(m. 1943-1948, divorced)
Prince Aly Khan
(m. 1949-1953, divorced)
(m. 1953-1955, divorced)
(m. 1958-1961, divorced)
|Children||Rebecca Welles (dead)|
Yasmin Aga Khan
|Parent(s)||Eduardo Cansino, Sr.|
|Relatives||Eduardo Cansino, Jr.|
Richard Cansino (nephew)
- Rita Hayworth on IMDb
- Rita Hayworth at the TCM Movie Database
- Rita Hayworth at the Internet Broadway Database
- Obituary, New York Times, May 16, 1987 - Rita Hayworth, Movie Legend, Dies
- Rita Hayworth Biography.
- Find-A-Grave profile for Rita Hayworth
- The All-American Love Goddess Rita Hayworth: 1918-1987 Archived 2007-10-12 at the Wayback Machine Time Magazine 1987 obituary.
- California Carmen Archived 2007-10-12 at the Wayback Machine Hayworth's November 10, 1941 Time Magazine cover story article.
- Cultural Studies essay on Rita Archived 2007-09-16 at the Wayback Machine
- Rita Hayworth at TV.com