Frances Farmer Forgotten

When I first started my blog, I wrote an article about Frances and the stories swirling about her 40 years after her death. My focus lately has been about the bombshells who are now forgotten and cast aside – even though their impact is still around. Farmer is definitely one of those women – with…

The Ultimate Tragedy: Frances Farmer

Frances Elena Farmer was born on September 19, 1913 in Seattle, Washington. After her parents separated, Frances and her siblings moved to Los Angeles to be near their aunt in 1917. By 1919 the Farmer children were back in Seattle with their father with their mother returning in 1920. In 1929, Frances’ parents finally got…