In addition to being Miss New Orleans in 1931, Dorothy Lamour worked as a Chicago elevator operator; band vocalist for her first husband, band leader Herbie Kaye; and radio performer. In 1936 she donned her soon-to-be-famous sarong for her debut at Paramount, The Jungle Princess (1936), and continued to play female Tarzan-Crusoe-Gauguin-girl-with ...
Born: December 10, 1914
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Known for: Road to Bali (1952), Road to Morocco (1942), My Favorite Brunette (1947), The Greatest Show on Earth (1952)