Cansino, Margarita Carmen Dolores (Rita Hayworth)

Margarita Carmen Dolores Cansino

Class of 1936.

Stage name: Rita Hayworth
Also went by: Rita Cansino

Born: 17 October, 1918
Died: 14 May, 1987
Buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City California.

Rita Cansino was a member of the Dancing Cansinos from the age of three, where she danced with her father. A beautiful actress, she was a headliner movie star using her stage name (her mother’s maiden name) of Rita Hayworth, and was known as “The Love Goddess.” Rita appeared in many major motion pictures.

Links to other resources about Margarita Carmen Dolores Cansino:

Rita Hayworth, The Love Goddess (fan site):
http://members.tripod.com/~claudia79/

Rita Hayworth, A Tribute From a Fan:
http://glamournet.com/legends/Rita/

Internet Movie Database Listing:
http://imdb.com/name/nm0000028/