Judy Lewis, Secret Daughter of Hollywood. Her mother was Loretta Young and her father was Clark Gable. He was married to someone else when they had the affair. Loretta was so worried about her career. She had the baby overseas and the child was actually placed in a orphanage for some time.
Clark Gable and his last wife, Kay, in Encino in 1960. He died later that year shortly before she gave birth to his son, John Clark Gable. His only other known child was his secret daughter, Judy Lewis, born to Loretta Young In 1935. She revealed her true parentage in a 1995 autobiography, Uncommon Knowledge.
Loretta Young had the sweetest face. - She & Clark Gable had an affair which produced a beautiful little girl (who looked just like both her parents.) Her name was Judy & she went by Judy Lewis. Judy was told Clark Gable was her father the night before her wedding. Fascinating story - http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2068727/Judy-Lewis-dies-Clark-Gable-Loretta-Youngs-love-child-dies-cancer-76.html
(Left) Judy Lewis-born of a Hollywood 1935 scandalous affair between (r) Loretta Young, 22 and a married Clark Gable, 34 on the set of "The Call of the Wild". Judy didn't find out Gable was her father until she was 23. He never acknowledged her and it was hushed up because in those days "it would have ruined both their careers" per Miss Young.
Judy Lewis, Secret Daughter of Hollywood, Dies at 76