Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Natalie Wood in ‘From Here To Eternity’ TV 1980

In 1938, American on April 19, 2017 at 9:48 pm

The mother of the Rebel Without a Cause star, Maria Stepanovna, was a superstitious Russian woman who had been told by a fortune teller to fear “dark waters.” As a child, Natalie was terrified of water, and her fear was intensified by several mysterious water-related accidents on movie sets. Natalie drowned late one night in 1981 while on a yacht trip off the coast of Catalina Island. The “dark waters” had claimed her at last. Varla Ventura.

Natalie Wood and Robert Wagner

In 1938, American on April 19, 2017 at 9:40 pm

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981): married twice to Robert Wagner (born 1930), Dec 1957 – April 1962 and July 1972 until her death in 1981.

Natalie Wood and Warren Beatty

In 1938, American on April 19, 2017 at 9:38 pm

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981): American movie actress of the 1950s and 1960s, co-star to James Dean, Tab Hunter (twice), James Garner, Frank Sinatra, Robert Wagner, Warren Beatty, Steve McQueen, Tony Curtis (three times), Robert Redford (twice) and Christopher Walken.

Natalie Wood in ‘Penelope’ 1966

In 1938, American on April 19, 2017 at 9:24 pm

Natalie Wood with Ian Bannen in Penelope (1966): “Thanks to Wood’s popularity, Penelope was booked at Radio City Music Hall, and broke opening day records there. But bad reviews and word of mouth quickly changed that, and the film fizzled at the box office.” TCM.

 

Natalie Wood in ‘Gypsy’ 1962

In 1938, American on April 19, 2017 at 9:17 pm

Gypsy (1962) “Miss Russell simply doesn’t have it. Miss Russell is a bit of a drag on the show. Fortunately, Natalie Wood actually makes something stalwart and inspiring of the limpid little thing who has played a decided second fiddle to her mother’s favorite in the early scenes. And, except towards the end, when she affects a bit of a Gallic air, Miss Wood puts solidity and sparkle into the ratty goings on.” New York Times.

Natalie Wood?

In 1938, American on April 19, 2017 at 9:15 pm

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Natalie Wood holds her puppy

In 1938, American on April 15, 2017 at 7:44 am

Natalie Wood (1938-81): Warner Brothers contract player and Hollywood star of the 1950s and 1960s.

Claudia cardinale portrait

In 1938, Italian on April 15, 2017 at 6:17 am

Claudia Cardinale: born 1938 in Tunis Tunisia of Sicilian parents.

Karin Dor

In 1938, German on April 14, 2017 at 1:24 pm

Karin Dor: German actress born 1938, on screen since 1954, first as Kätherose Derr, then Rose Dor, then Karin Dor; ‘Helga Brandt’ in You Only Live Twice (1967).

Claudia Cardinale in Topper Magazine 1965

In 1938, Italian on April 14, 2017 at 4:54 am

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