Rita Hayworth

Born Oct 17, 1918
  • Actor, Dancer, Singer, Film Producer
Rita Hayworth was an American dancer and film actress who achieved fame during the 1940s as one of the era's top stars. Appearing first as Rita Cansino, she agreed to change her name to Rita Hayworth and her natural dark brown hair color to dark red to attract a greater range of roles. Her appeal le...
Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth Stats


: Margarita Carmen Cansino, The Love Goddess, Rita, Rita Cansino


: Actor, Dancer, Singer, Film Producer


: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)


: Irish American | Spanish American | English American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: October 17, 1918

Place of Birth

: Brooklyn

Date of Death

: May 14, 1987

Place of Death

: New York City

Cause of Death

: Alzheimer's disease

Rita Hayworth Film Roles

  1. Gilda
    Gilda Mundson Farrell
  2. Tales of Manhattan
  3. The Lady from Shanghai
  4. The Strawberry Blonde
  5. You Were Never Lovelier
  6. You'll Never Get Rich
    Sheila Winthrop
  7. Cover Girl
  8. Dante's Inferno
    Dante's Inferno
  9. Susan and God
  10. The Money Trap
    Rosalie Kelly

Rita Hayworth Film Producer

  1. Salome
  2. Affair in Trinidad
  3. The Happy Thieves

Rita Hayworth Film Appearances

  1. Nelson Freire
  2. Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer
    Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer
  3. Rita
  4. Hollywood Singing and Dancing: The 1940s
  5. Hollywood on the Tiber

Rita Hayworth TV Guest Roles

  1. The 36th Annual Academy Awards
  2. Episode #95
  3. with Rita Hayworth, Jim Bailey