Happy Birthday, Rita Hayworth: October 17, 1918 - May 14, 1987
"Harvesting bumper crop for Uncle Sam. Movie star Rita Hayworth sacrificed her bumpers for the duration. Besides setting an example by turning in unessential metal car parts, Miss Hayworth has been active in selling war bonds." 1942
The actress and dancer was born Margarita Carmen Cansino to show business parents on October 17, 1918.