Ten fun facts about Hedy Lamarr


Fact 1
She assisted George Antheil in the inventing of frequency hopping - it is important to wireless communications today.

Fact 2
Max Reinhardt called her the "most beautiful woman in Europe".

Fact 3
She was the main star in the movie "Golden Age". Her frontal nude shots were not usual for the time period.


Fact 4
Her nude shots in her first movie "Ecstasy" were objected by her first husband. He bought multiple copies of the movie to keep it from the public.

Fact 5
She became interested in applied science after she attended meetings with her husband.

Fact 6
Lamarr was married 6 different times.

Fact 7
The name she was given at birth was Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler.

Fact 8
When she died, her death certificate read three different causes of death.

Fact 9
She has a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.

Fact 10
She was arrested in 1991 for stealing $21.48 worth of eye drops and laxatives. The charges were dropped.


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