Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Archive for the ‘1933’ Category

Barbara Feldon is Agent 99

In 1933, American on December 15, 2017 at 8:23 am

Barbara Feldon: born 12 March 1933, Butler Pennsylvania; American character actress and voiceover artist who is primarily known for the role of Agent 99 on the 1960s sitcom “Get Smart.” She also worked as a model.


Chelo Alonso, born 1933

In 1933, Cuban on December 14, 2017 at 6:28 am

Chelo Alonso: Cuban actress born 1933, moved from Havana nightclubs to the Folies Bergère in Paris, before appearing  17 Italian movies in three years from 1959 including Sheba and the Gladiator (1959), Goliath and the Barbarians (1959) and The Pirate and the Slave Girl (1959), making her final appearance in La notte dei serpenti (1969).

Elizabeth Montgomery, 1933 – 1995

In 1933, American on December 13, 2017 at 11:01 am

Elizabeth Montgomery (15 April 1933 – 18 May 1995): American film and television actress of the 1960s and 1970s, daughter of actor Robert Montgomery.

Sylva Koscina in ‘A Lovely Way to Die’ (1968)

In 1933, Italian on December 10, 2017 at 12:42 pm

Douglas plays the confident, flip, resourceful he-man with a suave winning way with the femmes, in his customary easy-going fashion and Koscina’s hot-and-cold attitude to his boudoir advances are both amusing and helpful to the atmosphere of the mystery yarn ~ Variety.


Debra Paget, born 1933

In 1933, American on December 9, 2017 at 6:30 am

Princess of the Nile (1954): tiny Miss Paget wields a scimitar with the best and brawniest; blessed with extreme shapeliness, old Egypt’s first lady — for our money the Eighth Wonder — also shines in one boneless dance solo, anonymously and rather deftly choreographed ~ NY Times.

Jayne Mansfield in profile

In 1933, American on December 4, 2017 at 1:21 pm

Jayne Mansfield: American violinist, singer and actress, born Vera Jayne Palmer 1933, died 1967 in an automobile accident.

Joyce Meadows, born 1933

In 1933, Canadian on December 3, 2017 at 5:38 am

Joyce Meadows: Canadian actress born 1933, on screen 1956 – 1965, one credit in 1970, then character roles 1987 – 1995.

Jayne Mansfield, 1933 – 1967

In 1933, American on November 19, 2017 at 9:41 am

Vera Peers awoke to the shriek of a police car’s wheels at her front door: her daughter, Jayne Mansfield, 34, movie star, mother and mother of invention, was gone, dead from a car crash on Highway 90 in Slidell, Louisiana, en route to New Orleans. The Hollywood Reporter.

Sylva Koscina, 1933 – 1994

In 1933, Italian on November 15, 2017 at 11:11 am

Sylva Koscina, actress: born Zagreb 22 August 1933; died Rome 26 December 1994; Sweet, smiling, curvaceous Sylva Koscina was a symbol of the Italy of the Sixties, incarnating the optimism of the years of the Italian economic miracle. The Independent Online.

Joan Collins, born 1933

In 1933, British on November 9, 2017 at 12:19 pm

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