Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Victoria Shaw 1935 – 1988

In 1935, Australian on March 13, 2017 at 11:13 am

Victoria Shaw: born Jeanette Elphick, 25 May 1935, Sydney Australia; died 17 August 1988. On screen 1956-78, including The Eddy Duchin Story (1956), The Crimson Kimino (1959), Because They’re Young (1960), Alvarez Kelly (1966) and two years on General Hospital (TV 1974-75).

 

Victoria Shaw 1935 – 1988

In 1935, Australian on March 12, 2017 at 11:25 am

Victoria Shaw: born Jeanette Elphick, 25 May 1935, Sydney Australia; died 17 August 1988. On screen 1956-78, including two years on General Hospital (TV 1974-75).

Victoria Shaw 1935 – 1988

In 1935, Australian on March 12, 2017 at 11:21 am

Victoria Shaw: born Jeanette Elphick, 25 May 1935, Sydney Australia. “Discovered” when modelling in Australia by Bob Hope. Marriage to Roger Smith produced three children; Smith abandoned her for Ann-Margret. She died 17 August 1988 (emphesyma).

Trisha Noble

In 1944, Australian on March 6, 2017 at 7:28 am

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Trisha Noble: born Patricia Ann Ruth Noble, 3 February 1944, Sydney Australia. As Patsy Ann Noble was a teenage pop singer in the early 1960s in Australia. Moved to England in 1963, began acting in 1965 and relocated to Hollywood as Trisha Noble in 1967.

Annette Andre

In 1939, Australian on February 25, 2017 at 1:45 pm

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Annette Andre: born Annette Christine Andreallo 24 June 1939, Sydney Australia; on Australian TV from 1958; first UK credit Our Man at St. Mark’s (TV 1963) – ‘Holier Than Thou’; final UK credit Return of the Saint (TV 1978) – ‘Yesterday’s Hero’; sporadic TV credits in Australia until 1984 and a final cameo in Maigret (UK TV 1988), before marrying the American producer and settling in the USA.

Olivia Newton-John is a brunette in color

In 1948, Australian on January 2, 2017 at 3:25 am

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Born in England in 1948, Olivia Newton-John was raised in Melbourne, Australia and got her start as a singer in her teens. Newton-John went to England in the mid-1960s and performed in clubs and on television. In the mid-1970s, Newton-John made a splash in the United States with her third solo album. The song “Let Me Be There” from that album won her the Grammy Award for best country female vocal performance—her first. More awards and successful albums followed. She scored hits on the country and pop charts with “Have You Never Been Mellow” and “I Honestly Love You,” which won the 1974 Grammy Award for record of the year. The release of the film adaptation of the successful Broadway musical Grease in 1978 made Newton-John an international star.

Olivia Newton-John in England

In 1948, Australian on January 2, 2017 at 3:19 am

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Born in England in 1948, Olivia Newton-John was raised in Melbourne, Australia and got her start as a singer in her teens. Newton-John went to England in the mid-1960s and performed in clubs and on television. In the mid-1970s, Newton-John made a splash in the United States with her third solo album. The song “Let Me Be There” from that album won her the Grammy Award for best country female vocal performance—her first. More awards and successful albums followed. She scored hits on the country and pop charts with “Have You Never Been Mellow” and “I Honestly Love You,” which won the 1974 Grammy Award for record of the year. The release of the film adaptation of the successful Broadway musical Grease in 1978 made Newton-John an international star.

Olivia Newton-John in a mini-dress

In 1948, Australian on January 2, 2017 at 3:11 am

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Olivia Newton-John: English-born Australian singer, star of British sci-fi musical movie Toomorrow (1970): “A group of students pay their way through school by forming a pop band called Toomorrow. Sonic vibrations from a special instrument called a ‘tonaliser’ cause an extraterrestrial to abduct the group, and have them entertain the Alphoid population.”  Brainchild of Don “The Monkees” Kirshner, produced by Harry “James Bond” Saltzman, directed by Val “Expresso Bongo” Guest, music by Hugo “The Partridge Family” Montenegro.

Trisha Noble in a knitted dress

In 1944, Australian on January 2, 2017 at 1:57 am

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Trisha Noble: born Patricia Ann Ruth Noble, 3 February 1944, Sydney Australia. As Patsy Ann Noble was a teenage pop singer in the early 1960s in Australia. Moved to England in 1963, began acting in 1965 and relocated to Hollywood as Trisha Noble in 1967.

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Trisha Noble

In 1944, Australian on January 2, 2017 at 1:55 am

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Trisha Noble: born Patricia Ann Ruth Noble, 3 February 1944, Sydney Australia. As Patsy Ann Noble was a teenage pop singer in the early 1960s in Australia. Moved to England in 1963, began acting in 1965 and relocated to Hollywood as Trisha Noble in 1967.

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