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Sally Rand
Born Helen Gould Beck
(1904-04-03)April 3, 1904
Elkton, Missouri, U.S.[1]
Died August 31, 1979(1979-08-31) (aged 75)
Glendora, California, U.S.
Other names Billie Beck, Helen Gould Beck, Hattie Helen Gould Beck
Occupation Burlesque dancer
Years active 1925–1979
Spouse(s) Clarence Robbins (?–?)
Thurkel Greenough (1941–?)
Harry Finkelstein (1949–1950)
Fred Lalla (1954–?)

I like boys. I am not foreign; I was born and raised in Hickory County, Mo.
Sally Rand
I'm not the type to sit on the porch and watch life go by.
What in heaven's name is strange about a grandmother dancing nude? I'll bet lots of grandmothers do it.
Sally Rand
If you love living, you try to take care of the equipment.
I'm the original.
I haven't been out of work since the day I took my pants off.
They planned this fair to bring business to Chicago, into the Loop. But you could have fired a cannon down state street and hit nobody, because everybody was out at the fair.
Sally Rand
I have never retired - I have averaged 40 working weeks a year since 1933.
When I first came out with my fans and the wind hit me, I almost took off.