Date of Birth:
6 October 1908
Carole Lombard played in 10 movies in the Crime, Drama, Romance, Music, Comedy, Musical, War genres.
Carole Lombard got succeed with average imdb rating 6.9.
During World War II, after her death, a Liberty ship was named after her.
A 1926 auto accident badly cut her face. Advanced plastic surgery and adroit use of make-up covered the scars. However, at the time the belief was that use of anesthetic during the operation would leave worse scars, so she endured the reconstructive surgery without an anesthetic.
Linked romantically to crooner Russ Columbo until his accidental death late in 1934.
Lombard was listed in the credits of Safety in Numbers (1930), her first Paramount release, as Carole (instead of Carol as in her previous billings). They decided that this would now be the official spelling and she went along with it. She legally changed her name to Carole Lombard in 1936. Only in her first film, A Perfect Crime (1921) did she use her real name, Jane Peters.
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