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Gwili Andre
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Actress
    (February 4, 1908-February 5, 1959)
    Died in Venice, California
    Committed suicide by self-immolation at 51
    Appeared in 'Roar of the Dragon (1932)' and 'No Other Woman (1933)'
    Her Hollywood film career flopped despite a publicity blitz by studio head David O. Selznick.
    She became a drunk when film roles dried up.
    She was divorced.
    One day after her 51st birthday, Gwili surrounded herself with various pictures and press clippings of her once-promising career. She set them on fire, allowing the flames to consume her.
    She was billed as 'America's Most Beautiful Model.'
    Possessing striking beauty and European exoticism, she hoped to follow in Marlene Dietrich's footsteps as a Hollywood femme fatale.
    Her life and death are viewed as cautionary tales of a fading star's inability to cope with unfulfilled dreams.

Credit: Black Chic


    In 2018, Out of 6 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 3 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 6 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
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    In 2014, Out of 13 Votes: 69.23% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 6 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 11 Votes: 27.27% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 7 Votes: 71.43% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 27 Votes: 59.26% Annoying
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    In 2008, Out of 45 Votes: 51.11% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 102 Votes: 64.71% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 140 Votes: 52.14% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 26 Votes: 76.92% Annoying
 
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