Claudette Colbert (; 13 September 1903 – 30 July 1996) was a French-born American actress, and a leading lady for two decades.
Most of us don't know about happiness until it's over.
I've always believed that acting is instinct to start with; you either have it or you don't.
Audiences always sound like they're glad to see me, and I'm damned glad to see them. If they want you, you want to do it.
|Full Name at Birth||Emilie Claudette Chauchoin|
|Other Names||Claudette Colbert`Lily`|
|Age||92 (age at death)|
|Date of Birth||September 13, 1903|
|Birthplace||Saint-Mandé, Seine, France|
|Date of Death||July 30, 1996|
|Location of Death||Speightstown, Barbados|
|Cause of Death||Stroke|
|Height||5' 4½" (164 cm)|
|Eye Color||Brown - Dark|
|Distinctive Features||Heart-shaped face, her High, Sweeping Brows and her Signature Bangs|
|University||Art Students` League|
|Claim to Fame||It Happened One Night (1934)|
|Brand Endorsements||coca-cola (Magazine advertisement for Coca-Cola) (1949) Magazine advertisement: Chesterfield cigarettes(1963) TV commercial: Maxwell House coffeePan-American Coffee Bureau (1952)|
|Mother||Jeanne Loew Chauchoin|
|Friends||Joan Crawford, Marlene Dietrich, George Cukor, Constance Bennett, Dolores Del Rio, William Haines, Katharine Hepburn, Bennett Cerf, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Davis, Kay Francis, Dominick John Dunne, Joan Bennett, Edith Goetz, Kitty Carlisle Hart, Sophie Gimbel, Bill Blass, Frank Sinatra, Robert Shaw, Rex Harrison, Averell Harriman, Pamela Harriman, William F. Buckley Jr., Anthony Eden, Lillian Hellman, Brooke Astor, Joan Collins, Dominick Dunne, Helen O'Hagan, Merle Oberon, Spencer Tracy|