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Zsa Zsa Gabor Biography

Birth Name:
Sari Gabor
Birth Place:
Budapest, Austria-Hungary

Fast Facts

  • Changed name to Zsa Zsa as a child when she couldn't properly pronounce her given name, Sari
  • Disqualified after winning the Miss Hungary beauty pageant in 1936 for lying about her age
  • Marriage at sea to Mexican attorney Felipe de Alba was annulled after one day when the dissolution of prior marriage to Michael O'Hara was not properly finalized
  • In 1989, slapped a Beverly Hills police officer and accused him of speaking rudely when he stopped her for a traffic violation; she was found guilty and sentenced to three days in jail
  • In 1993, a jury awarded Elke Sommer $2 million for unfounded slanderous allegations by Gabor and ninth husband Frederic von Anhalt