Ilka Chase
Date of Birth
Apr 08, 1903
Birth Place:
New York City, NY


The daughter of the editor of the fashionable Vogue magazine, Ilka Chase was the recipient of a high-priced European education. Deciding to become an actress, Chase made her first Broadway appearance in the 1924 production The Red Falcon; she later appeared in such long-running hits as The Animal Kingdom and The Women. In 1929, she made her talking picture debut in Paris Bound. Though her film...