Birth Name: Lily Claudette Chauchoin
Date of Birth: September 13, 1903
Place of Birth: Paris, France
Height: 5' 4 1/2"
Spouses: Dr. Joel Pressman (1935 - 1968) (his death)
Norman Foster (1928 - 1935) (divorced)
Trivia: The vast majority of movie shots taken of Claudette Colbert were of her left profile. For some reason, she had an aversion of being photographed with only the right side of her face in view.
Personal Quote: "I've always believed that acting is instinct to start with; you either have it or you don't."
Date of Death: July 30, 1996
Place of Death: Speightstown, Barbados
Cause of Death: A series of strokes