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49. Rita Hayworth
Born in Brooklyn to a Spanish father and Irish-English mother, Hayworth's birth name is one of the Brooklyniest we ever heard: Margarita Cansino. Of course, in the early 20th century, Hollywood wasn't putting no "Margarita Cansino" in pictures, so she changed her name to something less ethnic and became a star, appearing in some of our favorite movies (Only Angels Have Wings, Gilda
) and opposite some of our favorite leading men (Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly). She was also married to Orson Welles for a few years, which we imagine was like being married to Citizen Kane. DID YOUR BREAKFAST TABLE GET PHYSICALLY LARGER AS YOUR RELATIONSHIP GREW MORE DISTANCED?