Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Archive for the ‘British’ Category

Heather Sears

In 1935, British on July 15, 2018 at 2:39 am

8th October 1955: British starlet Heather Sears (1935-1994) takes a gentle boat trip down river. Original Publication: Picture Post – 8039 – What Happens To The Starlets? Photo by Kurt Hutton.

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Susannah York 1939 – 2011

In 1940, British on July 14, 2018 at 2:31 pm

April 1960: Nineteen year old English actress Susannah York relaxing at her flat in World’s End, Chelsea. Photo by Chris Ware.

Joan Collins

In 1933, British on July 14, 2018 at 4:58 am

Joan Collins (born 1933): after four years in British films, moved to Hollywood for Howard Hawks’ Land of the Pharoahs (1955).

Raquel Welch and Julie Christie dancing

In 1940, 1941, American, British on July 14, 2018 at 3:00 am

Raquel Welch: born Raquel Tejada, Chicago, September 5th, 1940, Bolivian father, American motherr, grew up in La Jolla, California; Julie Christie: born 1941 in British India, on screen 1961 – 2012.

Charlotte Rampling on a Mini Minor

In 1946, British on July 14, 2018 at 2:53 am

Charlotte Rampling: British actress in UK, Hollywood and European films, born 1946.

Jane Birkin by David Bailey

In 1946, British on July 14, 2018 at 2:37 am

Jane Birkin (born 1946): British-born model, actress, singer – photographed by David Bailey, 1969.

Jacqueline Bisset

In 1944, British on July 8, 2018 at 6:15 am

Jacqueline Bisset: born 1944 UK; first credits: Cul-de-sac (1966), Casino Royale (1967), Two for the Road (1967), The Cape Town Affair (1967) The Detective (1968), The Sweet Ride (1968), Bullitt (1968).

Jacqueline Bisset

In 1944, British on July 5, 2018 at 12:56 pm

Jacqueline Bisset: born 1944 UK; first credits: Cul-de-sac (1966), Casino Royale (1967), Two for the Road (1967), The Cape Town Affair (1967) The Detective (1968), The Sweet Ride (1968), Bullitt (1968).

Madeline Smith

In 1949, British on June 25, 2018 at 11:10 am

Madeline Smith: English pinup, born 1949; on screen fron 1967, retired from acting in 1986.

Honor Blackman

In 1925, British on June 25, 2018 at 10:19 am

Honor Blackman: born 1925, London, England. Over 100 screen credits since 1948, including ‘Pussy Galore’ in Goldfinger (1964); most recent credit 2015.