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Mae West

Mae West
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Birth Date

August 17, 1893


November 22, 1980


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color



5 ft 0 in | 152 cm

Body Measurements

35-24-35 in | 89-61-89 cm


53 kg | 116 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

6.5 US | 37 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Mary Jane "Mae" West was born in Bushwick, New York, United States, on August 17, 1893, was an American actress.

Young Mae West first started her career as a vaudeville performer, at the age of seven in New York.

She began her professional career in vaudeville in Hal Clarendon Stock Company (1907), at the age of 14.

She made her Broadway debut in revue "A La Broadway" (1911).

She landed her big break on Broadway with a play "Diamond Lil" (1928).

She made her big screen debut in pre-Code film Night After Night (1932) in role as Maudie Triplett.

Mae's breakthrough performances came as Lady Lou in pre-Code crime comedy film She Done Him Wrong (1933) and as Tira in pre-Code musical comedy movie I'm No Angel (1933).

She recorded her first album "The Fabulous Mae West" in 1955.

Mae West Height and Weight

How tall was Mae West and what was her weight? Mae West's height was 5' 0" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 152 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight was 116 іn pоunds or 53 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Mae West Body Measurements

Mae West body measurements was bust-waist-hip 35-24-35 in inches or 89-61-89 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size was 32C with cup size C.

Best Movies

My Little Chickadee (1940) comedy Western as Flower Belle Lee

Myra Breckinridge (1970) comedy as Leticia Van Allen

Belle of the Nineties (1934) drama as Ruby Carter

Goin' to Town (1935) musical comedy as Cleo Borden

Every Day's a Holiday (1937) comedy as Peaches O'Day

Go West Young Man (1936) comedy as Mavis Arden

The Heat's On (1943) musical comedy as Fay Lawrence

Best TV Shows

She starred in television shows: The Dean Martin Show (1959) and The Red Skelton Show (1960).


Studied dance as a child.

She was the second highest paid person in the United States (1935).

The Coca-Cola bottle was said to have been designed with Mae West's figure as inspiration.

Salvador Dalí created one of his most iconic works influenced by her: "Mae West's Lips Sofa" (1937).

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame located on 1560 Vine Street, in 1960.

Released an autobiography "Goodness Had Nothing to Do With It" (1959).

She won the Golden Apple Award for Female Star of the Year in 1969.

Mae died on November 22, 1980, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., at the age of 87.


She dated Paul Novak (1956-1980), Jack La Rue (1936), Gary Cooper (1933), Max Baer (1933), George Raft (1932) and Guido Deiro (1914-1920).


She was married to Frank Wallace (1911-1942).