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Countess De Roy
Appeared (as "Ellida") in "Lady From The Sea" by Henrik Ibsen
on Broadway. Directed by Sam Wanamaker
. Fulton Theatre, New York City, 8/7/50-8/19-50.
3 Interviews |
2 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 4" (1.63 m)
Did You Know?
[on Ascension Island in 1944] On Christmas night, I danced with all kinds of fellows with pimples and all kinds of sores. I suddenly felt, 'What is this being shy? I have to give myself, I just felt I didn't want to be shy, I didn't want to draw away, but give myself, I mean, not physically, but be there. It was a great lesson also for me, this tour through Africa and Italy during the war.
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 36, a daughter Francesca Knittel-Bowyer
on June 2, 1946. Child's father is her now late 2nd husband, Robert Knittel.
The Viennese Teardrop