Joan Crawford (March 23, 1905 – May 10, 1977) born Lucille Fay LeSueur, was an American actress in film, television and theatre.
Starting as a dancer in traveling theatrical companies before debuting on Broadway, Crawford was signed to a motion picture contract by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1925. Initially frustrated by the size and quality of her parts, Crawford began a campaign of ... more »
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''[Asked by an interviewer, "What do YOU want to be?"]: What people want me to be.''Joan Crawford (1908-1977), U.S. actor. As quoted in American Dreams, book 1, part 1, by Studs Terkel (1980). Said to an interviewer in 1963. An in...