Writer Howard Sharpe interviewed her and gave his impression: Hedy has the
most incredible personal sophistication. She knows the peculiarly European art
of being womanly; she knows what men want in a beautiful woman, what attracts
them, and she forces herself to be these things. She has magnetism with warmth,
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Dec 3, 2017 ... Film actress Hedy Lamarr, pictured here around 1955, was both a major star on
screen and an inventor by night. ... Author Interviews · 'Most Beautiful Woman' By
Day, Inventor By Night. With musical composer George Antheil, Lamarr
developed frequency-hopping signals, a form of encrypted transmission.
Nov 22, 2011 ... One of the biggest actresses of MGM's Golden Age, also lived a quiet life as an
inventor. During World War II, Hedy Lamarr invented a form of wireless
communication that led to Bluetooth, GPS and more.
Apr 20, 2012 ... "So she had a great deal of fame and fortune, but not that inner satisfaction that
she wanted in life." Rhodes is an author best known for his Pulitzer Prize-winning
work on the making of the atomic bomb - but his most recent book about Hedy
Lamarr is just as explosive. Hedy Lamarr: Inventor of WiFi.