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Eva Hermann (as Hedy Kiesler)
(7/13/42) Radio: Appeared in a "Lux Radio Theater" production of "H.M. Pulham, Esq."
3 Biographical Movies |
9 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
17 Articles |
28 Pictorials |
18 Magazine Cover Photos |
Hedwig Kiesler | Hedy Kiesler
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
[on Her Highness and the Bellboy
(1945)] There I am, eight months pregnant, being photographed behind potted palms and in full ball gowns, which fortunately fit the story.
Was co-inventor (with composer George Antheil
) of the earliest known form of the telecommunications method known as "frequency hopping", which used a piano roll to change between 88 frequencies and was intended to make radio-guided torpedoes harder for enemies to detect or to jam. The method received U.S. patent number 2,292,387 on August 11, 1942, under the name "Secret Communications System". ...
Hollywood's Loveliest Legendary Lady