Carole Landis
born: 01 January 1919
Fairfield, Wisconsin,
United States of America
died: 05 July 1948
Pacific Palisades, California,
United States of America

(suicide by Seconal (a barbiturate drug used as a sedative), age 29)
Blonde-haired, blue-eyed American actress.  She found time to get married no fewer than five times before tragically ending her own life before she was even 30 years old.  She twice married Irving Wheeler in 1934 (the first marriage was annulled).  She legally changed her name to Carole Landis on 23 April 1942.
Her body was discovered by actor Rex Harrison.
Interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California in the 'Everlasting Love' area.
Real name: Francis Lillian Mary Ridste
Height: 5'5½"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


One Million B.C.

Sally Willows

Road Show
Penguin Moore

Topper Returns
Ann Carrington

This page was last updated on: 13 March 2017