PHYLLIS VIRGINIA 'BEBE' DANIELS
Phyllis Virginia “Vebe” Daniels was an american actor, singer, dancer and film producer. She was born in 1901, and was a child star in the silent era, but hit her peak in the roaring 20s. Her star role was as Dorothy in ‘the wizard of oz’ in l. Frank Baums earliest adaption of the novel. She then went to perform in many other films and theatre in the late 20s and early 30s. She died in 1971 of a celebral hemmorage.
CLARA GORDAN BOW
Clara Gordan Bow was an American actress during the 1920s who rose to fame filming silent movies, she successfully transitioned to “talkies” (movies w/ sound) after 1927. She was born in July, 1905, she died of a heart attack at the age of 60, in 1965.
Rodolfo Valentino was an Italian actor based in the us who starred in silent films during the 1920s. He was an early pop icon and sex symbol. He was born in 1895 and his premature death at the age of 31 caused mass hesteria. He died of peritonitis in 1926.
Actors and actresses would become quite the celebrities during this time.