Hedy Lamarr

Austrian-American actress and co-inventor of an early technique for spread spectrum communications and frequency hopping
Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr (9 November 191319 January 2000) was an Austrian-born American actress. Though known primarily for her great beauty on camera, she also co-invented an early form of spread spectrum communications technology, a key to modern wireless communication.

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  • Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Popcorn in Paradise (1980)Edit

Quotes of Lamarr from Popcorn in Paradise : The Wit and Wisdom of Hollywood (1980) by John Robert Colombo, p. 67
  • I win because I learned years ago that scared money always loses. I never care, so I win.
  • I was the highest-priced and most important star in Hollywood, but I was "difficult."
  • To be a star is~to own the world and all the people in it. After a taste of stardom, everything else is poverty.

About Hedy LamarrEdit

  • When you see a very beautiful face, it’s stunning, and you yourself become stupefied. So you project your own stupidity onto the person you’re looking at.

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