Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesTheater & Acting · 1 decade ago

who were actors and actresses of the 1930s and 1940s?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Bette Davis

    Barbara Stanwyck

    Myrna Loy

    Joan Crawford

    Norma Shearer

    Jean Harlow

    Kay Francis

    Joan Blondell

    Carole Lombard

    Greta Garbo

    Greer Garson

    Olivia de Havilland

    Irene Dunne

    Constance Bennett

    Ginger Rogers

    Marion Davies

    Marlene Dietrich

    Claudette Colbert

    Una Merkel

    Gene Tierney

    Jane Wyman

    Miriam Hopkins

    Rosalind Russell

    Jean Arthur

    Joan Bennett

    Lana Turner

    Vivien Leigh

    Joan Fontaine

    Katharine Hepburn

    Ann Sheridan

    Rita Hayworth

    Veronica Lake

    Loretta Young

    Mary Astor

    Ann Dvorak

    Billie Burke

    Beulah Bondi

    Spring Byington

    Fay Bainter

    Bonita Granville

    Damn Mae Whitty

    Dorothy McGuire

    Teresa Wright

    Geraldine Fitzgerald

    Merle Oberon

    Glenda Farrell

    Hattie McDaniel

    Ruth Chatterton

    Ruth Hussey

    Marie Dressler

    Hedy Lamarr

    Elizabeth Taylor

    Ida Lupino

    Ingrid Bergman

    Edna May Oliver

    Natalie Wood

    Paulette Goddard

    Mae Clark

    Ethel Barrymore

    Fay Wray

    Gladys Cooper

    Janet Gaynor

    Louise Beavers

    Jennifer Jones

    Mae West

    Marjorie Main

    Lauren Bacall

    Lucille Ball

    Jeanette McDonald



    William Powell

    Clark Gable

    Cary Grant

    Walter Pidgeon

    George Brent

    Robert Montgomery

    Errol Flynn

    Franchot Tone

    Fredric March

    Spencer Tracy

    Leslie Howard

    James Cagney

    Fred MacMurray

    James Stewart

    Lionel Barrymore

    John Barrymore

    Henry Fonda

    Edward Evertt Horton

    Eric Blore

    Fred Astaire

    Gene Kelly

    Gary Cooper

    Robert Taylor

    Claude Rains

    Paul Henreid

    Melvyn Douglas

    Laurence Olivier

    C. Aubrey Smith

    Edward Arnold

    Basil Rathbone

    Chalres Boyer

    Mickey Rooney

    Orson Welles

    Henry Travers

    Herbert Marshall

    Humphrey Bogart

    Charlie Chaplin

    Tyrone Power

    Van Heflin

    Warren William

    David Niven

    Frank McHugh

    John Garfield

    Pat O'Brien

    Frank Morgan

    Ralph Morgan

    Joseph Cotten

    Peter Lorre

    Dick Powell

    Eugene Pallette

    Robert Young

    Robert Donat

    Charles Coburn

    Guy Kibbee

    Donald Crisp

    Joel McCrea

    Lew Ayres

    Warren Baxter

    Richard Barthelmess

    Ronald Colman

    Ricardo Cortez

    Ramon Novarro

    Wallace Beery

    Don Ameche

    Ralph Bellamy

    Ralph Forbes

    Paul Muni

    Jean Hersholt


    Source(s): I adore classic films.
  • 3 years ago

    1940s Actresses

  • 4 years ago

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    4 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    Walter Brennan- Bride of Frankenstein, Come and get it, Kentucky, The Westerner

    Jack Benny- The Medicine man, Artists and Models, Chasing Rainbows

    Pola Negri- Mazurka, Hi Diddle Diddle, The Moon-Spinners

    Hattie McDaniel- Show Boats, Gone with the Wind, Thank your Lucky Stars

    George Raft- The Glass Key, Each Dawn I die, Nocturne


    That was just a few, But they were good ones

  • abby
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    vivien leigh, olivia de havilland, leslie howard, humphrey bogart, ingrid bergman, bette davis, gene kelly, judy garland...

    the list goes on. those are some of my favorites though.

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