Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Nora Hayden 1930 – 2013

In 1930, American on September 20, 2017 at 1:07 pm

Nora Hayden 1930 – 2013: American model and actress born Norah Helene Hayden 29 September 1930, Los Angeles; on screen 1952 – 1969, mostly TV with starring roles in “Plunder Road” 1957, “Alaska Passage” 1959 and “Operation Camel” 1960.

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Nora Hayden as ‘Hazel’ in ‘Plunder Road’ 1957

In 1930, American on September 19, 2017 at 1:07 pm

Nora Hayden 1930 – 2013: American model and actress born Norah Helene Hayden 29 September 1930, Los Angeles; on screen 1952 – 1969, mostly TV with starring roles in “Plunder Road” 1957, “Alaska Passage” 1959 and “Operation Camel” 1960.

Jackie Loughery

In 1930, American on September 17, 2017 at 11:36 pm

Jackie Loughery: American beauty queen born 1930, crowned Miss United States (aka Miss America) 1952, on screen 1951-69, including Abbot and Costello Go To Mars (1953), Judge Roy Bean (TV 1956),  The Hot Angel (1958), and Marcus Welby MD (1969).

Mara Lane 1930 – ?

In 1930, Austrian on September 8, 2017 at 9:54 am

British-Austrian model Mara Lane was one of the most sought after models of the 1950s and made several films during that decade and appeared in two PEPLUM films in the 1960s, 79 AD THE DESTRUCTION OF HERCULANEUM and THE OLD TESTAMENT, both starring Brad Harris, before disappearing from the face of the earth. Peplum.

Nora Hayden 1930 – 2013

In 1930, American on September 1, 2017 at 2:09 pm

Actress Naura Hayden (b.1930, as Norah Hayden) died on August 10, 2013. Hayden starred in the film The Angry Red Planet and also appeared in Son of Sinbad. She also used the name Nora Hayden and modeled under the name Helene Hayden. Hayden published several non-genre novels as well. Western Boot Hill.

Grace Lee Whitney 1930 – 2015

In 1930, American on August 31, 2017 at 10:46 am

Grace Lee Whitney, a blue-eyed blond beauty, represented one of Star Trek’s greatest cautionary tales and also one of the franchise’s most satisfying renaissance stories. She played the deeply professional Rand in eight first-season TOS episodes before being dropped from the series and slipping into an abyss of drugs and alcohol that left her, quite literally, on Hollywood’s Skid Row. She finally got help, found God, and reclaimed her life and career, with an assist from Leonard Nimoy, and spent decades helping others overcome their own addictions. StarTrek.com.

 

Carmen Sevilla

In 1930, Spanish on August 27, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Her real name is Carmen García Galisteo. Born in Seville in 1930. Almost still a child, she debuts on stage with the Estrellita Castro company. At 18 she acts in her first film, “Jalisco canta en Sevilla”, with Jorge Negrete. During the 50s, she consolidates her career as an actress with titles such as “Cuentos de la Alhambra” by Florián Rey, “La hermana San Sulpicio” by Luis Lucia, or “La venganza” by Juan Antonio Bardem. Later, she opts for focusing her attention on her private life and her public appearances decrease. Her attempts to restart her career during the 70s in more dramatic roles in “Enseñar a un sinvergüenza” or “La cera virgen” end with her retirement from the big screen. Spain Is Culture.

Grace Lee Whitney 1930 – 2015

In 1930, American on August 24, 2017 at 11:37 am

Grace Lee Whitney (1930 – 2015) was most well known for playing Yeoman Janice Rand on the original “Star Trek” series. She was dropped from the show after the eight first episodes and turned to drugs and alcohol before getting treatment and regaining her career with help from Leonard Nimoy. She guest-starred on numerous other shows of the 1960s and ’70s including “77 Sunset Strip,” “Batman,” “Cannon” and “Hart to Hart.” Variety.

Nora Hayden in ‘Alaska Passage’ 1959

In 1930, American on August 22, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Nora Hayden 1930 – 2013: American model and actress born Norah Helene Hayden 29 September 1930, Los Angeles; on screen 1952 – 1969, mostly TV with starring roles in “Plunder Road” 1957, “Alaska Passage” 1959 and “Operation Camel” 1960.

Rosemary Dexter, David Janssen, Barbara Jefford

In 1930, 1944, British on August 21, 2017 at 12:21 pm

THE SHOES OF THE FISHERMAN (1968) Rosemary Dexter (1944 – 2010), David Janssen (1931 – 1980), Barbara Jefford (born 1930). “David Janssen, who plays the sort of journalist he played in “The Green Berets,” seems to be having an affair.” NY Times.