Skip to main content

Image / Rita Hayworth ex-husband, Orson Wells

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Rita Hayworth ex-husband, Orson Wells
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Musgrove, Dean
Date Created and/or Issued
Circa 1984
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes.; Title supplied by cataloger.
George Orson Wells (1915-1985), actor, director, writer and producer of film, theater and radio, was married to film actress Rita Hayworth from 1943-1948, with their union producing a daughter, Rebecca. They struggled in their marriage, with Hayworth stating that Wells did not want to be tied down and Wells blaming Hayworth for making unfounded accusations of infidelity; they became estranged in 1946 but briefly reconciled in 1947 before finally separating for good; in 1948 Hayworth filed for divorce.
Photograph shows an unidentified man escorting Orson Wells, once-husband of actress Rita Hayworth, down a pathway. Location unknown.
Type
image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;20 x 24 cm. on sheet 21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00097040
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Hayworth, Rita.
CARL0005072503
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/33676
Subject
Welles, Orson,--1915-1985
Motion picture producers and directors--United States
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: