Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Archive for the ‘1937’ Category

Jocelyn Lane in pigtails

In 1937, British on July 23, 2017 at 11:00 am

 

Jocelyn Lane: born Jocelyn Bolton in Vienna Austria, 1937 of an English father and Russian mother and is the younger sister of actress and pinup Mara Lane (b 1930). Brought up in New Rochelle, New York, she moved to the UK in 1951 and began modelling as “Jackie Lane”. First film appearance in April in Portugal (1955), moved to Hollywood in 1964 as Jocelyn Lane. More on Beach Party Movies WordPress and Tumblr.

Liliane Brousse postcard

In 1937, French on April 27, 2017 at 10:17 am

Liliane Brousse: French actress born 1937, on screen 1958 – 1964.

Jocelyn Lane, Yvonne Craig and Robert Wagner

In 1937, American, British on April 14, 2017 at 5:34 am

Jocelyn Lane and Yvonne Craig, both born 1937, in an episode of It Takes A Thief (TV 1968) season two, episode three, “The Bill Is In Committee,” broadcast 8 October 1968.

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Suzanne Pleshette of the husky voice

In 1937, American on April 7, 2017 at 12:06 pm

Suzanne Pleshette, the husky-voiced actress who redefined the television sitcom wife in the 1970s by playing the smart, sardonic Emily Hartley on “The Bob Newhart Show,” died on Saturday at her home in Los Angeles. She was 70.

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Jane Fonda outside in a pink blouse

In 1937, American on March 26, 2017 at 6:59 am

Jane Fonda: married to Roger Vadim 1965-1973. Vadim films: La ronde (1964), La curée (1966), Barbarella (1968)

 

Jane Fonda on the steps

In 1937, American on March 26, 2017 at 6:56 am

Jane Fonda: American actress, born December 21, 1937, in Hollywood from 1960, in exercise videos from 1982.

Jocelyn Lane poolside with poodle puppy

In 1937, British on March 24, 2017 at 8:06 am

Jocelyn Lane: born Jocelyn Bolton in Vienna Austria, 1937 of an English father and Russian mother and is the younger sister of actress and pinup Mara Lane (b 1930). Brought up in New Rochelle, New York, she moved to the UK in 1951 and began modelling as “Jackie Lane”. First film appearance in April in Portugal (1955), moved to Hollywood in 1964 as Jocelyn Lane. More on Beach Party Movies WordPress and Tumblr. National Puppy Day

Mary Tyler Moore 1936 – 2017

In 1937, American on March 21, 2017 at 12:53 pm

Mary Tyler Moore: born Brooklyn New York, 29 December 1937; died Greenwich Connecticut, 25 January 2017. On screen 1959 – 2013, including The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961-66), Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967), and Elvis Presley’s Change of Habit (1969).

Carol Christensen 1937 – 2005

In 1937, American on March 15, 2017 at 8:49 am

Carol Christensen: American model and actress born 1937, Miss New York Summer Festival 1958, finalist Miss Rheingold 1960; four film credits: Freckles (1960), Double Trouble aka Swingin’ Along (1961), The Big Show (1962) and The Three Stooges In Orbit (1962). Married to Dwayne Hickman (star of Dobie Gillis and Beach Party movies) between 1963 and 1972.

 

Sally Kellerman

In 1937, American on March 12, 2017 at 2:44 am

Sally Kellerman: American actress, born 1937, screen debut in Reform School Girl (1957).