Dorothy Lamour Height Weight Body Measurements Bra Size

Dorothy Lamour was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, on December 10, 1914, was an American actress and singer. Young Dorothy Lamour first started her career as a big band singer in the 1930s. She made her big screen debut in comedy film College Holiday (1936) in uncredited role as Dancer. She got her television debut in CBS drama series Damon Runyon Theater (1955) in episode "The Mink Doll", in role as Sally Bracken. Dorothy's breakthrough performance came as Ulah in adventure film The Jungle Princess (1936). She landed her Broadway debut in a musical "Oh, Captain!" (1958) in role as Bobo (Replacement), at Alvin Theatre.

How tall was Dorothy Lamour and what was her weight? Dorothy Lamour's height was 5' 5" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 165 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight was 117 іn pоunds or 53 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. Dorothy Lamour body measurements was bust-waist-hip 36-26-36 in inches or 91.5-66-91.5 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size was 34B with cup size B.

Dorothy Lamour

Dorothy Lamour
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Birth Date

December 10, 1914


September 22, 1996


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 5 in | 165 cm

Body Measurements

36-26-36 in | 91.5-66-91.5 cm


53 kg | 117 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

7 US | 37.5 EU

Best Movies

She starred in Road series musical comedy films:

Road to Singapore (1940) as Mima

Road to Zanzibar (1941) as Donna Latour

Road to Morocco (1942) as Princess Shalmar

Road to Utopia (1945) as Sal Van Hoyden

Road to Rio (1947) as Lucia Maria de Andrade

Road to Bali (1952) as Princess Lala

The Road to Hong Kong (1962) as Herself

She was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Martha Spruce in comedy horror anthology film Creepshow 2 (1987), in segment "Old Chief Wood'nhead".

The Hurricane (1937) adventure action as Marama

The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938) musical comedy as Dorothy Wyndham

Johnny Apollo (1940) noir crime as Lucky Dubarry

Caught in the Draft (1941) comedy war as Antoinette "Tony" Fairbanks

Dixie (1943) biographical as Millie Cook

My Favorite Brunette (1947) romantic comedy as Carlotta Montay

On Our Merry Way (1948) comedy as Gloria Manners

Manhandled (1949) noir crime as Merl Kramer

Best TV Shows

She made guest appearances in television shows I Spy (1967), The Name of the Game (1969), Love, American Style (1970), Marcus Welby, M.D. (1971) The Love Boat (1980), Hart to Hart (1984), Remington Steele (1984), Crazy like a Fox (1986) and Murder, She Wrote (1987).


She quit school at the age of 14.

Attended secretarial school.

Had Spanish, English, French and Irish ancestry.

She was crowned Miss New Orleans in 1931.

She signed with Paramount Pictures in 1936.

She won the Golden Apple Award for Most Cooperative Actress in 1948.

Published her autobiography "My Side of the Road" in 1980.

She was awarded with two Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Motion Picture at 6332 Hollywood Boulevard and for Radio at 6240 Hollywood Boulevard (1960).

Dorothy died on September 22, 1996, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 81.


She was married to:

William Ross Howard III (1943-1978) they had two sons, Richard Thomson Howard and John Ridgely Howard

Herbie Kaye (1935-1939)


She dated James Stewart (1947-1948), Greg Bautzer (1939-1940), John Howard (1939) and Randolph Scott (1938).