German postcard by WS-Druck, Wanne-Eickel, nr. 181. Photo: dpa.
Swedish film actress, party-girl and sex symbol Anita Ekberg (1931) was nicknamed The Iceberg. Miss Sweden 1950 was contracted by Howard Hughes, had a Hollywood career in the 1950’s, but got her real breakthrough in Italy. She made film history as the sensual, curvaceous film goddess who dances in the Trevi Fountain in Fellini’s La Dolce Vita (1960).
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