Actress + Singer + Dancer
Born Feb 16, 1921
Hometown Norwood, Ohio
Died Aug 30, 1981
Death Place Old Los Angeles
Other Names Rohe, Vera Ellen ...

Vera-Ellen was an American actress and dancer, principally celebrated for her filmed dance partnerships with Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Danny Kaye, and Donald O'Connor.

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1921 Birth Born on February 16, 1921.


1939 18 Years Old In 1939, Vera-Ellen made her Broadway theatre debut in the Jerome Kern/Oscar Hammerstein musical Very Warm for May at age 18. … Read More


1957 36 Years Old …  She retired from the big screen in 1957, and retired completely after the death of her 3-month old daughter in 1963.
1958 37 Years Old Guest appearances on the television variety shows of Dinah Shore and Perry Como in 1958 and 1959 were among the last of her entertainment career. … Read More


1981 61 Years Old Vera-Ellen died of cancer in Los Angeles, California, on August 30, 1981, aged 60. … Read More
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