Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (5 Apryle 1908 – 6 October 1989) wis an American actress o film, televeesion an theatre. Wi a career spannin 60 years, she is regairdit as ane o the greatest actresses in Hollywood history. She wis noted for playin unsympathetic, sardonic chairacters, an wis famous for her performances in a range o film genres, frae contemporary crime melodramas tae historical an period films, suspense horror, an occasional comedies, awtho her greatest successes war her roles in romantic dramas.
in the trailer for The Letter (1940).
|Born||Ruth Elizabeth Davis|
5 Apryle 1908
Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||6 October 1989 (aged 81)|
Cause o daith
|Forest Lawn—Hollywood Hills Seemetry|
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Harmon Nelson |
(m. 1932–1938; divorced)
(m. 1940–1943; his death)
William Grant Sherry
(m. 1945–1950; divorced)
(m. 1950–1960; divorced)
|Childer||Barbara Sherry (b. 1947)|
Margot Merrill (b. 1950)
Michael Merrill (b. 1952)