Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Lynn Borden and frog

In 1937, American on August 17, 2017 at 2:50 pm

Lynn Borden (1937 – 2015) On the big screen, she was killed by an angry snapping turtle in the low-budget eco-horror film Frogs.

Elke Sommer feeds a dog a bone

In 1940, German on August 17, 2017 at 2:43 pm

Born in Berlin on Nov. 5, 1940, Elke Sommer, an only child, and her parents escaped the ravages of World War II by moving to the south of Germany; she later moved to England to work as an au pair and learn English. She now knows seven languages. Seattle PI.

Diana Rigg rides a horse

In 1938, British on August 17, 2017 at 2:39 pm

Diana Ring (born 1938). “Ever since I made a bit of a ruckus about getting paid less than the cameraman on The Avengers I’m portrayed as this tough broad, but I’m not.” The Guardian.