5. Katharine Hepburn
Alleged relationships/lovers: Elissa Landi, Irene Mayer Selznick, Phyllis Wilbourn, Laura Harding (heiress towards the United states Express fortune), Jane Loring (movie editor), Judy Hollywood, Billie Burke
As a youngster, Katharine shaved her head and passed “Jimmy, ” and as being a grown-up super-famous actress, ended up being understood on her boyish attire and attitude that is bohemian. Her agent’s 3rd spouse referred to Hepburn as “that dykey bitch. ” Her very first relationship had been presumably along with her university buddy Laura Harding.
4. Alla Nazimova
Alleged relationships/lovers: Jean Acker, Natacha Rambova, Eva Le Gallienne, Mercedes De Acosta, Dolly Wilde, Bridget Bate Tichenor, Glesca Marshall, Grace Darmond, Dorothy Arzne
Stage actress Alla Nazimova cointed the word “The Sewing Circle, ” discussing her selection of lesbian, bisexual, or bi-curious Hollywood women. She held “outlandish parties” at her Sunset Boulevard property, the renowned hangout that is queer given that Garden of Allah, that was converted into a resort in 1926. Alla ended up being unusually available about her relationships with females and ended up being instrumental in releasing the professions of Sewing Circle users Jean Acker and Natacha Rambova. Alla lived along with her partner Glesca Marshall from 1929 until her death in 1945.
3. Marlene Dietrich
Alleged lovers/relationships: Edith Piaf, Greta Garbo, Mercedes de Acosta, Claire Waldoff, Tallulah Bankead, Claudette Colbert, Barbara Stanwyck