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Bettie disappeared at the height of her popularity in the early 1960s, leading to numerous rumors that she had died. In the late 1990s, she was discovered alive and well, though living in poverty and completely unaware of her cult following. Various admirers (including [[Magazine/{{Playboy}} Hugh Hefner]]) united to insure that Bettie would receive royalties for reproduction of her image. With this security, she lived comfortably until her death in 2008, though she made no public appearances, stating that she preferred fans to "remember [her] the way [she] was."

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Bettie disappeared at the height of her popularity in the early 1960s, leading to numerous rumors that she had died. In the late 1990s, [[ReportsOfMyDeathWereGreatlyExaggerated she was discovered alive and well, well]], though living in poverty and completely unaware of her cult following. Various admirers (including [[Magazine/{{Playboy}} Hugh Hefner]]) united to insure that Bettie would receive royalties for reproduction of her image. With this security, she lived comfortably until her death in 2008, though she made no public appearances, stating that she preferred fans to "remember [her] the way [she] was."

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* MsFanservice: She surely didn't look bad...


'''Bettie Mae Page''' (April 22, 1923 - December 11, 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.

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'''Bettie Mae Page''' (April 22, 1923 - December 11, 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Even Franchise/{{Batman}} antagonist ComicBook/PoisonIvy was created as her {{Expy}}. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.


Bettie Mae Page (April 22, 1923 - December 11, 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.

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Bettie '''Bettie Mae Page Page''' (April 22, 1923 - December 11, 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.


Bettie disappeared at the height of her popularity in the early 1960s, leading to numerous rumors that she had died. In the late 1990s, she was discovered alive and well, though living in poverty and completely unaware of her cult following. Various admirers (including Hugh Hefner) united to insure that Bettie would receive royalties for reproduction of her image. With this security, she lived comfortably until her death in 2008, though she made no public appearances, stating that she preferred fans to "remember [her] the way [she] was."

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Bettie disappeared at the height of her popularity in the early 1960s, leading to numerous rumors that she had died. In the late 1990s, she was discovered alive and well, though living in poverty and completely unaware of her cult following. Various admirers (including [[Magazine/{{Playboy}} Hugh Hefner) Hefner]]) united to insure that Bettie would receive royalties for reproduction of her image. With this security, she lived comfortably until her death in 2008, though she made no public appearances, stating that she preferred fans to "remember [her] the way [she] was."


* {{Biopic}}: The 2005 film ''Film/TheNotoriousBettiePage''.

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* {{Biopic}}: The 2005 film ''Film/TheNotoriousBettiePage''.''Film/TheNotoriousBettiePage'', portrayed by Gretchen Mol.



* MemeticHair: Those bangs! Her signature look came about when a photographer suggested she cover up her forehead instead of pulling the hair back in a ponytail. It's now considered the go-to look for any woman posing as a dominatrix or 50s-era sex kitten.

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* MemeticHair: MemeticHair:[[invoked]] Those bangs! Her signature look came about when a photographer suggested she cover up her forehead instead of pulling the hair back in a ponytail. It's now considered the go-to look for any woman posing as a dominatrix or 50s-era sex kitten. In ''Film/DeathProof'' Creator/RosarioDawson sports this hair as a direct ShoutOut to her.


Bettie Page (April 22, 1923 - December 11, 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.

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Bettie Mae Page (April 22, 1923 - December 11, 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.


Bettie Page (b. April 22 1923, d. December 11 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.

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Bettie Page (b. April 22 1923, d. (April 22, 1923 - December 11 11, 2008) was an American model and pin-up of the [[TheFifties Fifties]] who was famous for her fetish modelling and often called the "Queen of Pinups". Her signature look has influenced several celebrities from Music/KatyPerry to Creator/DitaVonTeese and she was one of Playboy magazine's earliest ''Playmate of the Month''s. Her fame was mostly in the 1950s but experienced a resurgence of popularity the [[TheEighties 1980s]] that has carried through to the present day.

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* LawyerFriendlyCameo: Betty in ComicBook/TheRocketeer


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* BoundAndGagged: An infamous sequence of photos played up this trope.
* {{Burlesque}}: Though Bettie herself never did burlesque, she is associated with it due to many modern performers adopting her style for the stage.



* KinkySpanking: This was her specialty, more or less (as both spanker and spankee).



* KinkySpanking: This was her specialty, more or less (as both spanker and spankee).
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* KinkySpanking: This was RavenHairIvorySkin: Famous for her specialty, more or less (as both spanker flawless fair skin, jet-black hair, and spankee).
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brilliant blue eyes. Some photographers played up this combination by presenting her as a sultry [[TheVamp vamp]] or a FemmeFatale.

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* FiftiesHair: Her signature bangs are prominent for the essential pin-up girl look.


-->"Oh Bettie!
-->The world was not quite ready
-->For you in your satin teddy..."
-->- '''Olivia Olson,''' "Oh, Bettie"

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-->"Oh Bettie!
-->The
->"Oh Bettie!\\
The
world was not quite ready
-->For
ready\\
For
you in your satin teddy..."
-->- -->-- '''Olivia Olson,''' "Oh, Bettie"


* HauledBeforeASenateSubcommittee: For a committee investigating claims of pornography causing juvenile delinquency. Although she never ended up testifying in public, during the a lot of negatives of her modeling work were destroyed.
* HighClassGloves: standard part of her wardrobe. Probably 60 to 75% of all the pictures popularly circulated of her had her wearing them. At least one pair even found their way into a ''museum collection''. This helped popularize long gloves are part of the dominatrix look.

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* HauledBeforeASenateSubcommittee: For a committee investigating claims of pornography causing juvenile delinquency. Although she never ended up testifying in public, during the committee investigation, a lot of negatives of her modeling work were destroyed.
* HighClassGloves: standard part of her wardrobe. Probably 60 to 75% of all the pictures popularly circulated of her had her wearing them. At least one pair even found their way into a ''museum collection''. This helped popularize the long gloves which are part of the dominatrix look.


* BoundAndGagged: She became (in)famous for her fetish photos.
* {{Burlesque}}

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* BoundAndGagged: She became (in)famous for her fetish photos.
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{{Burlesque}}



* FurBikini: Bettie's ''other'' distinctive look when she's not posing as a dominatrix.

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* FurBikini: Bettie's ''other'' distinctive look when she's not posing as a dominatrix.was wearing fuzzy bikinis.



* HighClassGloves: standard part of her wardrobe. Probably 60 to 75% of all the pictures popularly circulated of her had her wearing them. At least one pair even found their way into a ''museum collection''. This helped popularize long gloves are part of the dominatrix look.



* OfCorsetsSexy
* OperaGloves: standard part of her wardrobe. Probably 60 to 75% of all the pictures popularly circulated of her had her wearing them. At least one pair even found their way into a ''museum collection''.

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* OfCorsetsSexy
* OperaGloves: standard part
OfCorsetsSexy: Many of her wardrobe. Probably 60 to 75% of all the pictures popularly circulated of her had her wearing them. At least one pair even found their way into a ''museum collection''.costumes included corsets.



* RavenHairIvorySkin
* StockingFiller
* WhipItGood: Frequently posed with a whip in her fetish photos.

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* %%* RavenHairIvorySkin
* StockingFiller
StockingFiller: Many of her costumes included stockings.
* WhipItGood: Frequently posed with a whip in her fetish fanservice photos.


* TheMuse: Men (and women) wanted to photograph her in TheFifties. Men (and women) have been using her as a drawing model and fetish icon since TheEighties.

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* TheMuse: Men (and women) ([[EvenTheGirlsWantHer and women]]) wanted to photograph her in TheFifties. Men (and women) have been using her as a drawing model and fetish icon since TheEighties.

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