Somehow still a romantic in the twenty-first century.

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Edwige Feuillère in L’idiot (1946)

Lea e il gomitolo, 1913

Dorothy Dell was in four movies and died in a car crash at 19.

Carole Lombard in Fools For Scandal (1938)

William Holden photographed by Bud Fraker, 1940s
Lena Horne
    I’ve always felt that true militants are like cleaning women, performing a thankless, daily, necessary task. But you, you’re like Ursula Andress. You make a four-minute appearance, just enough time for the cameras to flash, for you to make two or three startling pronouncements, then you disappear, shrouded in appealing mystery.