Why Famous: Known mostly for her tumultuous marriage to screen legend Charlie Chaplin, whom she married in secret and pregnant at age 16. She had first worked with him aged 12 in a small part in "The Kid" (1921). They divorced in 1927 because of Chaplin's numerous affairs.
- 1924-11-26 Comic actor Charlie Chaplin (35) weds "The Kid" actress Lita Grey (16) in Mexico
- 1927-08-22 Actor Charlie Chaplin divorces his 2nd wife Lita Grey after 3 years of marriage in the largest divorce settlement at the time (US$600,000, plus trusts for children)