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Volga Cansino (Haworth)

Also Known As: "Volga Cansino"
Birthplace: Washington, DC, USA
Death: Died in Santa Monica, CA, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Allyn Duran Hayworth and Margaret E Haworth
Wife of Eduardo Cansino, Sr.
Mother of Rita Hayworth; Eduardo Cansino, Jr. and Vernon Cansino
Sister of Vinton Hayworth

Occupation: Ziegfeld girl; stage actress
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About Volga Hayworth

She was American dancer best known as Volga Hayworth, was a popular showgirl on Broadway, an actress, and mother of actress Rita Hayworth, who took her movie name from her mother's maiden name.

She appeared in the Ziegfeld Follies, met her husband, Spanish-born dancer Eduardo Cansino, Sr in 1916 and married him in 1917. She and Eduardo formed a vaudeville act called The Dancing Cansinos.


   * Eduardo Cansino, Sr - Husband
   * Rita Hayworth - Daughter
   * Eduardo Cansino, Jr - Son
   * Vernon Cansino - Son

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Volga Hayworth's Timeline

Washington, DC, USA
October 17, 1918
Age 20
Brooklyn, NY, USA
October 13, 1919
Age 21
New York, New York, United States
May 21, 1922
Age 24
January 25, 1945
Age 47
Santa Monica, CA, USA