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If you have a flair for the dramatic you’re going to adore these stunning Gatsby-era baby names.

 

The 1920s was an incredible time of flapper dresses, pin curls and silent movie stars and we think these magical names reflect that era beautifully.

 

Here are our absolute faves: 

 

Tallulah – Tallulah Bankhead was a sassy 1920s actress of the stage and screen.

 

Daisy – the main female character in The Great Gatsby.

 

Zelda – Zelda Fitzgerald was married to F. Scott Fitzgerald who wrote The Great Gatsby and was a talented writer in her own right.

 

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Lillian – Lillian Gish was a critically-acclaimed Hollywood actress starring in moves like La Boheme and The Scarlet Letter.

 

Eleanor – Eleanor Boardman was a Broadway actress and Hollywood star.

 

Greta – of course inspired by the incomparable Greta Garbo.

 

Lya – Lya de Putti was Hungarian actress who became a Hollywood star in the 1920s.

 

Marceline – Marceline Day was a 1920 comedy actress.

 

Bebe – Bebe Daniels was a Hollywood film star.

 

Fay – Fay Wray was a star of many silent 1920s movies including King Kong.

 

Which is your favourite mums? Would you consider naming you little girls after one of these glamorous actresses?

 

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