Pola Negri in Loves of an Actress (1928). Pola Negri was a Polish stage and film actress who achieved worldwide fame during the silent and golden eras of Hollywood and European film for her tragedienne and femme fatale roles. Born: January 3, 1897, Lipno, Lipno County, Poland Died: August 1, 1987, San Antonio, TX.
Pola Negri (1897 – 1987) was a Polish stage and film actress who achieved worldwide fame for her tragedienne and femme fatale roles from the 1910s through the 1940s during the Golden Era of Hollywood film. She was the first European film star to be invited to Hollywood, and became a great American star.
Pola Negri - (3/1/1897 – 1/8/1987) Polish stage & film actress, achieved worldwide fame for tragedienne & femme fatale roles,1910s thru 1940s, Golden Era of Hollywood Film; became great American star. Known as one most popular stars of silent film, Negri's career included both silent & talking films, live theater, vaudeville; as a singer, recording artist; author; & ballerina.