Dorothy Lamour bio

Birth Name: Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: New Orleans

Date Of Birth: December10, 1914

Date Of Death: September 22, 1996

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Dorothy Lamour was born on the 10th of December, 1914. She was known for being a Movie Actress. Actress who teamed with Bing Crosby and Bob Hope in a series of films known as “Road to…” pictures that combined adventure, slapstick, ad-lib and Hollywood inside jokes. Her other notable films include The Greatest Show on Earth and Creepshow 2.

Dorothy Lamour was born in New Orleans. She had a fifteen minute weekly musical program on NBC Radio. She made her big screen debut in the first “Road to…” film, 1940’s Road to Singapore.

Dorothy Lamour was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Dorothy Lamour was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Dorothy’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Dorothy Lamour’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Dorothy Lamour’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Dorothy Lamour kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Dorothy Lamour was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Mary Leta Dorothy Slaton
NICKNAME:Dottie, The Beautiful One, The Sarong Girl
RELIGION:Polish Catholic
BIRTH SIGN:Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Dorothy Lamour was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Dorothy Lamour was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Dorothy Lamour had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Dorothy Lamour’s birth sign is Sagittarius and she had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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