Partner Jean Acker, buried together
Fox Hills Dr, Culver City, CA 90230, Stati Uniti
Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, 5835 W. Slauson Ave, Culver City, CA 90230, Stati Uniti
After divorcing Rudolph Valentino in 1923, Jean Acker was engaged to Marquis Luis de Bezan y Sandoval of Spain. Then, she was in the news over her relationship with Rahmin Bey. In 1930, after she lost her fortune in the 1929 stock market crash, she sued William Delahanty, claiming that he agreed to pay her $18,400 a year if she gave up her film career. The married politician denied that he made such a promise but admitted that he spent thousands of dollars on Acker. Acker met Chloe Carter (June 21, 1903 - October 28, 1993), a former Ziegfeld Follies girl, who was the first wife of film composer Harry Ruby. Acker would remain with Carter for the rest of her life. The couple owned an apartment building together in Beverly Hills. Acker died of natural causes in 1978 at the age of 84, and is buried next to Carter in the Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City, California.
My published books:
BACK TO HOME PAGE