Charles LeMaire
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1897
Birth Place:
Chicago, IL

Biography

Chicagoan Charles LeMaire started out as a vaudeville performer in an act with actor/singer Walter Woolf King. LeMaire forsook performing to become a Broadway costume designer in 1921; he gained fame for dressing (or rather, undressing) the "glorified" American girls in The Ziegfeld Follies, and also worked on the productions of such Ziegfeld imitators as George White and Earl Carroll. In movies...