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Rita Hayworth - Unlucky In Love

Rita Hayworth LIFE magazine 1941

Vaudeville To Hollywood

Margarita Carmen Cansino ( Rita Hayworth ) was born in Brooklyn, NY into a family of dancers. By age twelve, she was an accomplished, graceful dancer. She joined her father's vaudeville stage act and became his dance partner. The dancing Cansinos performed on gambling boats in California and casinos in Tijuana.

Rita Hayworth and Father Vaudeville Dancing