Very Warm for May (1939). Musical comedy. Music by Jerome Kern
. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Music arranged by Russell Bennett. Book by Oscar Hammerstein II. Music orchestrated by Russell Bennett. Musical Director: Robert Emmett Dolan. Choreographed by Albertina Rasch
and Harry Losee
. Scenic Design by Vincente Minnelli...
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5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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I've worked with a lot of great glamorous girls in movies and the theater. And I'll admit, I've often thought it would be wonderful to be a femme fatale. But then I'd always come back to thinking that if they only had what I've had - a family, real love, an anchor - they would have been so much happier during all the hours when the marquees and the floodlights are dark.
Often disguised her true age, but her tombstone was engraved by her family with the years "1908-1990", so she was 82 at her death.