Pola Negri

Pola Negri

Name Pola Negri
Profession Movie Actress
Date of Birth 1897-01-03
Place of Birth Lipno,
Age 90 yrs
Death Date 1987-08-01
Birth Sign Capricorn

About Pola Negri

As one of the most popular stars of the silent film era, she worked in many of director Ernst Lubitsch films.

Early Life Experience of Pola Negri

After a bout of tuberculosis slaughtered her dreams of singing, she turned to acting, becoming a renowned star in her native Poland.

Trivia Info

After the 1919 film Made Du Berry made its way to the United States, she was signed to Hollywood, appearing in silent films like The Spanish Dancer, Bella Donna and The Cheat.

Family Life and Relationship

She was born Barbara Apollina Chalupiec in Poland, which at the time was a part of Imperial Russia. She lived a life of poverty after her father was arrested by the Russian authorities.

Close Associates

She had high-profile love affairs with Charlie Chaplin and actor Rudolph Valentino.

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