Lorraine, Louise (1901–1981)

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Lorraine, Louise (1901–1981)

American actress. Name variations: Louise Fortune. Born Louise Escovar, Oct 1, 1901, in San Francisco, CA; died Feb 2, 1981, in Sacramento, CA; m. Art Acord (cowboy actor) 1928 (div. 1935); m. Chester J. Hubbard (businessman, died 1963); children: daughter.

Began career as a comedic actress in silent films (1910); became a Baby Wampus Star; was the 2nd Jane to Elmo Lincoln's Tarzan (Enid Markey was the 1st); other films included Rookies, Legionnaires in Paris, Circus Rookies and such serials as The Jade Box and Fighting Blood,; retired (1935).