Rita Hayworth American actress

Rita Hayworth is a 68 years old American actress from New York City, New York. Rita Hayworth was born on October 17, 1918 (died on May 14, 1987, she was 68 years old) in New York City, New York as Margarita Carmen Cansino. Her nickname was Cansino Margarita Carmen.

Rita Hayworth



Rita Hayworth was an American dancer and film actress who achieved fame during the 1940s as one of the era's top stars. Appearing first as Rita Cansino she agreed to change her name to Rita Hayworth and her natural dark brown hair color to dark red to attract a greater range of roles.
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Her real name:
Birth name of Rita Hayworth is Margarita Carmen Cansino
Is Rita Hayworth still alive?

No, she died on 05/14/1987, 35 years ago. She was 68 years old when she died. Cause of death: Alzheimer's disease. She died in Upper West Side and buried in Holy Cross Cemetery .


Her mother is Volga Hayworth and her father is Eduardo Cansino, Sr.. Her mother died at the age of 49 (Rita was 26 years old). When Rita born she was 23 years old. and Eduardo Cansino, Sr. was 23 years old when Rita born. Her father was a Spanish dancer.


Volga Hayworth
Mother: Volga Hayworth
Eduardo Cansino, Sr.
Father: Eduardo Cansino, Sr.


Rita Hayworth had five marriages.

Prince Aly Khan

Prince Aly Khan, Pakistani diplomat

She married with Prince Aly Khan (48), in 1949. Rita Hayworth was 30 and Prince Aly Khan was 37 years old. After 4 years, they break up in 1953.

Dick Haymes

Dick Haymes, Actor

Hayworth married with Dick Haymes (61), in 1953. Rita was 34 and Dick Haymes was 34 years old. They ended their 2 years marriage in 1955.

Edward C. Judson

Edward C. Judson

She married with Edward C. Judson (92), on Saturday, May 29th, 1937. Rita was 18 and Edward C. Judson was 40 years old. They finished their 4 years, 7 months marriage in 1942.

James Hill

James Hill, Film producer

She married with James Hill (75), in 1958. Rita was 39 and James Hill was 38 years old. After 3 years, they break up in 1961.

Orson Welles

Orson Welles, Broadcaster director actor

She married with Orson Welles (70), in 1943. Rita Hayworth was 24 and Orson Welles was 27 years old. After 4 years, they break up in 1947.


She had two children, Rebecca (89, Actress) and Yasmin (72, Daughter of Prince Aly Aga Khan and Rita Hayworth) . When her first child, Rebecca Welles, was born, Rita Hayworth was 9 years old.


Rita Hayworth had 1 sibling. Vernon (3 years younger)

Rita Hayworth net worth

She had a net worth of 10 million dollars.


Rita Hayworth Movies (82)

There are 82 movies of Rita Hayworth.

Her first feature film was The Lady from Shanghai (1947, as Elsa Bannister). She was 29 when she starred in this movie. Since 1947, she has appeared in 82 feature films. The last one is Rita Hayworth: And Men Created a Goddess (2014). .

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Rita Hayworth movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Rita Hayworth TV Shows (5)

Her first TV Show was The Oscars (1953).

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Awards (1)

Nominated Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama in 1963 .

What was Rita's zodiac sign?

Rita Hayworth zodiac sign was libra.

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Rita Hayworth's Children (2)

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