Clara Bow

Clara Gordon Bow (1905 - 1965)

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Clara Gordon Bow
Born in Brooklyn, New York,
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married (to ) [location unknown]
Mother of and [private son (1930s - unknown)]
Died in Culver City, California,
Profile last modified | Created 27 Sep 2014 | Last significant change: 9 Nov 2018
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Categories: Famous Actors of the 20th Century | Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California | Hollywood Walk of Fame | This Day In History July 29 | This Day In History September 27 | American Notables.


Clara Bow is Notable.

Clara Bow was an American actress who rose to stardom in silent film era of the 1920s and came to personify the Roaring Twenties, and a leading sex symbol of that era. She became best known in her roles in such films as "The It Girl", Mantrap, and Wings (1927). Overall, she appeared in 46 silent films and 11 talkies.


  • New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1915; Election District: 29; Assembly District: 11; City: New York; County: Kings; Page: 23.
  • 1920; Census Place: Brooklyn Assembly District 10, Kings, New York; Roll: T625_1159; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 551; Image: 353.
  • 1930; Census Place: Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California; Roll: 124; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0822; Image: 246.0; FHL microfilm: 2339859.
  • Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012.

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