Janet Gaynor. In 1928 Gaynor became the first winner of the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performances in three films: 7th Heaven (1927), Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927) and Street Angel (1928). This was the only occasion on which an actress has won one Oscar for multiple film roles. This rule would be changed three years later by AMPAS.
Sixteen-year-old Clara Bow in a dramatic pose photographed by Nickolas Muray circa 1921. Photograph made directly from negative by Muray’s widow after his death. Stamped on reverse: PHOTO BY MURAY MRS. NICKOLAS MURAY 333 East 49 St. - 6R New York 17, N.Y.
After the first world war (1914-18 women's fashion became more masculine. Female clothes became looser and more shapeless in fit. The bust was suppressed, the waist disappeared, the shoulders became broader and hair shorter and shorter. Narrow boyish hips