Claudette Colbert (Above) aka Emilie Claudette Chauchoin 1903-1996. She once said "I know what's best for me, after all I have been in the Claudette Colbert business longer than anybody."
Born September 13, 1903 in Saint-Mandé, Seine (Val-de-Marne, Île-de-France), France
Died July 30, 1996, in Speightstown, Barbados
Claudette Colbert was 5' 4½" tall (1.64 m)
Original Page Dec 2008 | Updated Sep 2012
From former screen legends who have faded into obscurity to new revelations about the biggest movie stars, Valderrama unearths the most fascinating little-known tales from the birth of Hollywood through its Golden Age.
Winner of the 2020 Peter C. Rollins Book Award
Longlisted for the 2020 Moving Image Book Award by the Kraszna-Krausz Foundation
Named a 2019 Richard Wall Memorial Award Finalist by the Theatre Library Association