Ginny Simms

Ginny Simms

Buried at Desert Memorial Park, Cathedral City, California, USA

Frequent escort of MGM chief Louis B. Mayer after his divorce.

Had two sons from her first marriage to Hyatt von Dehn, David and Conrad.

Her first son, David Martin Dehn, was born in 1946.

Related to actress Cassandra Eastwold.

Related to dancer/choreographer Daren Eastwold and Vanessa Eastwold.

She earned distinction during WWII and was given several citations. She had a B-17 Flying Fortress named after her.

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Radio at 6408 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.

Was romantically involved with Kay Kyser at one point but they eventually broke up. She left the band and was replaced by Georgia Carroll, who subsequently became Mrs. Kay Kyser.