Clara Bow
(7/29/1905 - 9/27/1965)

Clara Bow ... The IT Girl

Date of Birth: 29 July 1905, Brooklyn, New York

Date of Death: 27 September 1965, West Los Angeles, California

Height: 5' 3½" (1.61 m)

Clara Gordon Bow was born and raised in poverty in Brooklyn, New York, on July 29, 1905. Her family was also beset with violence. She won a photo beauty contest which launched her movie career that would eventually number 58 films, from 1922 to 1933. It was the movie “IT” (1927), which was to define her career.

Available Films

Down to the Sea in Ships (1922)

Free To Love / My Lady of Whims (Double Feature)

Dancing Mothers (1926)

Mantrap (1926)

Hula (1927)