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25 Old Hollywood Scandals You’ve Never Heard About Before

Old Hollywood is well-known for its glitz and glamour, but less known for its well-kept secrets. Read on for 25 old Hollywood scandals that you (probably) haven’t heard about before.

1. That Time Loretta Young Adopted Her Own Biological Daughter: The scene: Hollywood 1935, where actresses getting pregnant while unmarried was such a big deal that big-name actresses were frequently pressured into abortions. The main character: actress Loretta Young, recently pregnant and devoutly Catholic enough to refuse one. 

The fix: Young faked an elaborate illness for nine months, managed to get the baby girl put in an orphanage, then adopted her little bundle of joy. And she stuck to her cover story until she died.

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