She was a crack typist who typed some of her own scripts/rewrites.
She did many of her own stunts.
Her first and second films co-starred Charles Laughton – who had discovered her during her very successful stage career.
She was having lunch with Lucille Ball when Lucy first saw Cuban musician Desi Arnaz, whom she later married.
After the death of her husband, she was elected President and CEO of Antilles Airboats, which brought her the distinction of being the first woman president of a scheduled airline in the United States.
She currently resides in St. Croix.
She was born in Ireland.