Many classic actresses had to deal with unwanted pregnancies. Back then there weren't many options for birth control and having a baby out of wedlock was very controversial. These fourteen stars chose to have an abortion ...
Ava Gardner had two abortions during her marriage to Frank Sinatra
Lana Turner had an abortion after leaving her husband Artie Shaw
Joan Crawford had an abortion when she was married to Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
Jean Harlow had her first abortion in 1919 and her second in 1936
Judy Garland had an abortion when she was married to composer David Rose
Betty Grable had an abortion during her relationship with Artie Shaw