Barbara La Marr
Date of Birth
Jul 28, 1896
Birth Place:
North Yakima, WA


One of the most legendary -- if least revived -- of silent screen stars, Barbara La Marr is remembered with a certain amount of romantic hindsight as the "Girl Too Beautiful." Today, however, her much-vaunted, but far too fleshy appeal is hard to accept and her lasting imprint is that of a tragic, over-exposed figure; the kind of silent star who, had she lived, would most likely have turned into...