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Ava Gardner at movie premiere
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Ava Gardner was an Academy Award winning actress. She was born in North Carolina and signed with MGM in 1941. She appeared in several high-profile films from the 1950s to 1970s, and continued to act until a few years before her death. She was married to actor Mickey Rooney, musician Artie Shaw and singer and actor Frank Sinatra. She died at the age of 67 in London in 1990.
Photograph dated November 10, 1950 reads "In this premiere party getting cheers from fans outside are (left to right), Ben Cole, Ava Gardner, Mrs. Van Heflin, Bob Topping, Lana Turner and Van Heflin." The women are wearing furs and the men are in tuxedos. The group is attending the premiere of the film "All About Eve" at Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 9416
Gardner, Ava,--1922-1990
Heflin, Van,--1910-1971
Turner, Lana,--1921-1995
Topping, Henry J
Neal, Frances E
Cole, Ben
Chinese Theatre (Los Angeles, Calif.)
All about Eve (Motion picture)
Motion picture actors and actresses--United States
Women--California--Los Angeles
Men--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture premieres--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Fur coats
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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