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Gender: F Origin of Hedy: Diminutive of Hedwig

Linked to one of the great screen beauties, but has never appealed much to Americans.

Famous People Named Hedy

Hedy Lamarr (born Hedwig) was an Austrian actress and inventor, a contract star of MGM's "Golden Age" and invented an early communications technique necessary for wireless communication today.

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