Who is Hedy Lamarr?

Who is Hedy Lamarr?
Who is Hedy Lamarr?

📩 04/01/2023 08:58

Hedy Lamarr (born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler, born 9 November 1914 - died 19 January 2000) [a] Actress, inventor of Jewish descent, who later lived in the United States.

Although Lamarr has appeared in many popular films, the main ones include the 1938 film Algiers, in which he co-starred with Charles Boyer, the 1940 film I Take This Woman, in which he co-starred with Spencer Tracy, the 1940 film Comrade X, in which he co-starred with Clark Gable, the 1941 film. Come Live With Me, in which he co-starred with James Stewart, HM Pulham, Esq, in which he co-starred with Robert Young in 1941. and the 1949 film Samson and Delilah, in which he starred with Victor Mature. In 1933, his nudity in the movie Ecstasy, directed by Gustav Machatý, became a subject of discussion and he left his wife and secretly fled to Paris. While there, he met with the chairman of MGM, Louis B. Mayer, and was offered a movie contract in Hollywood. Lamarr became a star with films he starred in from the early 1930s to the late 1950s.

During his first marriage, Lamarr's interest in applied sciences grew and he made inventions as an inventor, bored with his acting career. II. At the beginning of World War II, he was eager to assist the allies' forces in battle. Together with the composer and inventor George Antheil, they invented the frequency hopping spread spectrum so that the spread spectrum can be used in radio guided torpedoes and patented it in the USA. The US Navy did not adopt this technology until the 1960s, but today the working principles of this technology are included in Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technologies. In addition, for this work, he was honored in 2014 at the Famous National Inventors Hall in Alexandria, Virginia, USA.


Year Ordinary role Headliner Notes
1930 Gold on the street Young girl Georg alexander Original name: Geld auf der Straße
1931 Storm in a Water Glass Secretary Paul otto Original name: Sturm im Wasserglas
1931 The Trunks of Mr. UGH Helene Alfred Abel Original name: Die Koffer des Herrn OF
1932 No Money Needed Käthe Brandt Heinz Rühmann Original name: Man braucht kein Geld
1933 Ecstasy Eva hermann Gustav Machatý Original name: Ekstase
1938 Algiers Gaby Charles Boyer
1939 Lady of the Tropics Manon deVargnes Carey Robert Taylor
1940 I Take This Woman Georgi Gragore Decker Spencer Tracy
1940 Boom Town Karen Vanmeer Clark Gable
1940 Comrade X Theodore Clark Gable
1941 Come live with me Johnny Jones James Stewart
1941 Ziegfeld Girl Sandra Kolter James Stewart
1941 HM Pulham, Esq. Marvin Myles Ransome Robert Young
1942 Tortilla Flat Dolores Ramirez Spencer Tracy
1942 Crossroads Lucienne Talbot William Powell
1942 White Cargo White Cargo Walter Pidgeon
1944 The Heavenly Body Vicky Whitley William Powell
1944 The Conspirators Irene Von Mohr Paul Henreid
1944 Experiment Perilous Allida Bederaux George Brent
1945 Her Highness and the Bellboy Princess Veronica Robert Walker
1946 The Strange Woman Jenny Hager George Sanders
1947 Dishonored Lady Madeleine Damien Dennis o'keefe
1948 Let's Live a Little Dr. Loring OJ Robert Cummings
1949 Samson and Delilah Delilah Victor Mature First Technicolor film
1950 A Lady Without Passport Marianne Lorress John Pipes
1950 Copper Canyon Lisa Roselle Ray Milland
1951 My Favorite Spy Lily Dalbray Bob Hope
1954 Loves of Three Queens Helen of Troy,
Josephine de Beauharnais,
Genevieve of Brabant
Massimo Serato
Cesare Danova
Original name: L'amante di Paride
1957 The Story of Mankind Joan of Arc Ronald Colman
1958 The Female Animal Vanessa Windsor George Nader

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