Dagmar Godowsky

Active - 1920 - 1926  |   Born - Jan 1, 1896   |   Died - Jan 1, 1975   |   Genres - Drama, Crime, Romance

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Lithuania-born actress Dagmar Godowsky, the daughter of renowned pianist/composer Leopold Godowsky, played vampish co-leads in numerous Hollywood silent films during the 1920s. She was also a notorious and internationally popular socialite who boasted of her romantic flings with such luminaries as Charlie Chaplin, Rudolph Valentino, Jascha Heifetz, Arthur Rubinstein, Enrico Caruso and Igor Stravinsky. Dagmar's brother Leopold was a noted violinist who also helped invent Kodachrome color processing. Dagmar Godowsky was at one time married to silent star Frank Mayo.