(July 16, 1911 – April 25, 1995)
During her long career, Ginger Rogers made a total of 73 films, and is noted for
her role as Fred Astaire’s romantic interest and dancing partner in a series of
ten Hollywood musical films. She also achieved great success in a variety of
other film roles and won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her work in
Kitty Foyle (1940). She ranks #14 on the AFI’s 100 Years…100 Stars list of
actress screen legends.