Birth Name: Marem-Ides Adelaida Yakovlevna Leventon
Date of Birth: June 3, 1879
Place of Birth: Yalta, Crimea, Russian Empire
Date of Death: July 13, 1945
Place of Death: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Alla Nazimova was a Russian and American actress, screenwriter, and producer. She was born in Yalta, Crimea, to a Jewish family, the daughter of Sofia Sara “Sonya” Lvovna (Horowitz) and Yakov Abramovich Leventon. Her parents were from Chișinău, Moldova.
Alla moved to New York, U.S. in 1905, and became a U.S. citizen in 1927.