Marlene Dietrich, the German actress of Hollywood's Golden Era, is being celebrated. She was born on 27-12-1901. Yesterday would have been her 116th birthday. The iconic star is still remembered today for her style and influence.
|Marlene Dietrich and Rolls Royce Phantom 1|
Marlene Dietrich gained success in Germany during the 1930s and was in Germany’s first talking picture, Der Blaue Engel. Marlene Dietrich also found success in the United States, starring in notable films including Morocco, Shanghai Express and The Devil Is a Woman. Dietrich also performed as a USO entertainer during World War II and was awarded the U.S. Medal of Freedom and France’s Légion d’Honneur. In memory of her birthday we are showing some lovely photos from her.
|Marlene Dietrich, husband Rudolf Sieber and daughter Maria|
|Marlene Dietrich as Madeline or Shanghai Lily in the film 'Shanghai Express', directed by Josef von Sternberg|
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