Grable, Betty
(1916-73) a US actress who appeared in musical films. She became a ↑pin-up for the soldiers during World War II, and in 1942 her legs were insured for $250,000.

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  • Grable — Betty Grable 1943 auf dem Cover eines U. S. Army Magazines Betty Grable (* 18. Dezember 1916 in St. Louis, Missouri; † 2. Juli 1973 in Santa Monica, Kalifornien; eigentlich Ruth Elizabeth Grable) war eine US amerikanische Schauspielerin …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gräble — Gräblen 1.MittederFrauenbrust.Gräble=kleinerGraben.Südwestd1900ff. 2.SpaltzwischenzweinebeneinanderstehendenBetten.1900ff,südwestdundbayr …   Wörterbuch der deutschen Umgangssprache

  • Grable — n. family name; Betty Grable (1916 1973) , popular American movie actress and pin up girl …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Grable — /ˈgreɪbəl/ (say graybuhl) noun Betty, 1916–73, US film actor; pin up of the World War II period …   Australian English dictionary

  • Grable, Betty — orig. Ruth Elizabeth Grable born Dec. 18, 1916, St. Louis, Mo., U.S. died July 2, 1973, Santa Monica, Calif. U.S. film actress. She performed as a chorus line dancer in 1930s musicals, then was featured in musicals such as Down Argentine Way… …   Universalium

  • Grable, Betty — (1916 1973)    The serviceman’s favorite pin up girl during World War II was born Elizabeth Ruth Grable in St. Louis, Missouri. She began her film career in blackface in Happy Days in 1929 and had small roles in several films throughout the 1930s …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Grable, Betty — orig. Ruth Elizabeth Grable (18 dic. 1916, St. Louis, Mo., EE.UU.–2 jul. 1973, Santa Mónica, Cal.). Actriz de cine estadounidense. Actuó como corista en películas musicales de la década de 1930 y posteriormente protagonizó musicales como Serenata …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Grable, Betty — pseud. di Grable, Elizabeth Ruth …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Grable, Elizabeth Ruth — vero nome di Grable, Betty …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Betty Grable — Infobox actor bgcolour = silver name = Betty Grable imagesize = caption = in How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) birthname = Elizabeth Ruth Grable birthdate = birth date|1916|12|18|mf=y location = St. Louis, Missouri deathdate = death date and… …   Wikipedia

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