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About Tallulah Bankhead
Being from the prestigious Brockman Bankhead political family of Alabama did not stop Tallulah Brockman Bankhead from going all out as an actress and public personality.
She acted both on stage and in films but it was through the former that she achieved critical success. She was famous on Broadway and had previously enjoyed eight fruitful years as a theatre actress in London.
Her best-known film and stage play were “Lifeboat” and “The Little Foxes” respectively.
Off-stage and off-screen, she was notorious for her drug and alcohol addiction and promiscuous sex life as a bisexual woman
She was the younger of two daughters born to Adelaide and William Brockman Bankhead, a congressman. Her elder sister’s name was Evelyn Eugenia. She was married to actor John Emery from 1937 to 1941.
She is an inductee of the American Theatre Hall of Fame.
She died aged 66, on 12 December 1968 from pleural pneumonia.
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Famous quotes by Tallulah Bankhead
(On seeing a former lover for the first time in years) I thought I told you to wait in the car.Tallulah Bankhead
I have three phobias which, could I mute them, would make my life as slick as a sonnet, but as dull as ditch water: I hate to go to bed, I hate to get up, and I hate to be alone.Tallulah Bankhead
I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice. That's what I call a liberal education.Tallulah Bankhead
I'll come and make love to you at five o'clock. If I'm late start without me.Tallulah Bankhead
If I had to live my life again, I'd make the same mistakes, only sooner.Tallulah Bankhead
Only good girls keep diaries. Bad girls don't have time.Tallulah Bankhead
Television could perform a great service in mass education, but there's no indication its sponsors have anything like this on their minds.Tallulah Bankhead
The less I behave like Whistler's mother the night before, the more I look like her the morning after.Tallulah Bankhead
Tallulah Bankhead's Popularity
Tallulah Bankhead was a famous American actress, who was born on January 31, 1902. As a person born on this date, Tallulah Bankhead is listed in our database as the 95th most popular celebrity for the day (January 31) and the 65th most popular for the year (1902).
People born on January 31 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Tallulah Bankhead is the 2307th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Tallulah Bankhead's birthday, Tallulah Bankhead is the 16491st most famous American and ranks 10th in famous people born in Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.
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