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Veronica Lake

Veronica Lake, ca. 1940s
Born Constance Frances Marie Ockelman
(1922-11-14)November 14, 1922
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died July 7, 1973(1973-07-07) (aged 50)
Burlington, Vermont, U.S.
Cause of death Hepatitis and acute renal failure
Nationality American
Other names Constance Keane
Connie Keane
Education St. Bernard’s School (Saranac Lake, NY)
Villa Maria
Miami High School
Occupation Actress
Years active 1939–1954; 1966; 1970
Spouse(s) John S. Detlie (m. 1940; div. 1943)
Andre DeToth (m. 1944; div. 1952)
Joseph A. McCarthy (m. 1955; div. 1959)
Robert Carleton-Munro (m. 1972; div. 1973)
Children Elaine Detlie (b. 1941)
Anthony Detlie (b. 1943-1943)
Andre Michael De Toth III (b. 1945)
Diana De Toth (b. 1948)

I’ve reached a point in my life where it’s the little things that matter… I was always a rebel and probably could have got much farther had I changed my attitude. But when you think about it, I got pretty far without changing attitudes. I’m happier with that.
Veronica Lake
You could put all the talent I had into your left eye and still not suffer from impaired vision.
Veronica Lake
I wasn't a sex symbol, I was a sex zombie.