Bette Davis in 1931Born in 1908, Bette Davis was another silver screen star with a long and successful career. She became the first woman to serve as president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and won the Oscar for Best Actress two times. She was also recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Film Institute.
Like Joan Crawford, Davis also had issues with a child in later life, when her daughter wrote a "tell-all" book titledMy Mother's Keeper.
This 1931 photo shows Bette Davis wearing a pair of large globe earrings.
Read Bette's biography at BetteDavis.com