13 vintage photos of Old Hollywood icon Hedy Lamarr:

In Photos: Hedy Lamarr's Old Hollywood Glamour

SHE REMINDS ME OF KIM K Hedy Lamarr: Hollywood Sex Symbol, Tech Geek…She was a glamorous movie star of the and a taboo-breaking beauty who is credited with simulating the first on-screen orgasm (and also appearing nude) in a 1933 film called Ecstasy.

Hedy Lamarr in Ziegfeld Girl. She and composer George Antheil invented an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping, necessary for wireless communication from the pre-computer age to the present day.

Hedy Lamarr in Gilbert Adrian - 1941 - Ziegfeld Girl - Photo by Clarence Sinclair Bull vintage fashion style color photo print ad model magazine movie star portrait white gown dress evening formal

"My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles."  Hedy Lamarr

“My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles.

Hedy Lamarr. Wasn't just drop dead gorgeous and a great actress but an inventor. She did great things and was a great actress. This are my ambitions!

Hedy Lamarr Everyone

republicanidiots: “asapscience: “Hedy Lamarr, according to Wikipedia was an inventor first, actress second. ” Hedy’s patent: ”

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Hedy Lamarr (born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler, 9 November 1914 – 19 January was an Austrian and American film actress and inventor of radio guidance technology.

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Hedy Lamar ~ At the beginning of WWII, with composer George Antheil, Lamarr developed spread spectrum and frequency hopping technology to defeat the threat of jamming Allied guided torpedoes by the Axis. Though the US Navy did not adopt the technology until the 1960s, the principles of their work are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and this work led to her being inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2001.

thelingerieaddict: “valentinovamp: “Hedy Lamarr in a publicity photo for “Crossroads” ” THIS LINGERIE SET ”

Austrian actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr, wearing a 'peacock dress' in a promotional photo for the movie 'Samson and Delilah' (1949)

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr ~ Austrian/American actress and mathematician, the principles of her inventions are now incorporated into modern Wi-Fi, CDMA and Bluetooth technology, and she was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2014.

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“ I dyed my hair black, parted it in the middle, wore masses of white makeup, and very dark lipstick. I was trying to look exactly like Hedy Lamarr. - Jane Greer” Portrait of Hedy Lamarr

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