Death of Judy Lewis

November 6, 1935 - November 25, 2011
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania | Age 76

Daughter of Clark Gable, Loretta Young dies in Pa.
Judy Lewis Obituary Photo

Tools to share this Obituary

PATRICK WALTERS, The Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — For decades, the identity of Judy Lewis' parents was one of the best-kept secrets in Hollywood.

Not until Lewis acknowledged her story in the 1994 autobiography "Uncommon Knowledge" did the general public know the truth: Lewis was not the adopted daughter of Hollywood starlet Loretta Young but had been conceived out of wedlock by Young and Clark Gable while the two filmed "Call of the Wild" in the 1930s.

Read Complete Obituary

View Charity

Record an Audio Memory — Use Your Phone — Free

Most Recent Condolences

Track Celebrity Deaths

Receive email notification about people of national interest.