Adopted name of Theodosia Goodman (1890-1955)
US silent-film actress. She became known as the “the vamp”, and the first movie sex symbol, after appearing in A Fool There Was 1915, based on a poem by Rudyard Kipling, ‘The Vampire’.
She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. As the most popular star of the Fox studios, Bara made more than 40 films during her relatively brief film career that extended from 1915 to 1920. After unsuccessfully attempting a career on the Broadway stage, she retired from show business and lived the rest of her life in relative obscurity.
The pressure of a system or device measured from absolute zero.