Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Archive for the ‘1944’ Category

Linda Kaye Henning, Gunilla Hutton, Lori Saunders

In 1941, 1944, American, Swedish on February 24, 2017 at 3:15 am


Linda Kaye Henning (born 1944 USA) on screen 1962-2000; Gunilla Hutton (born 1944 Sweden) on screen 1965-81, Lori Saunders (born 1941 USA) on screen 1960-80; Betty Jo, Billie Jo and Bobbie Jo Bradley in Season Three (1965-66) of Petticoat Junction (TV 1963-70). And Higgins the dog.

Sivi Åberg

In 1944, Swedish on February 21, 2017 at 12:32 pm


Sivi Åberg: born Siv Marta Karlbom 1944 Gävle Sweden, in Hollywood from 1967 to 1983.

Gabrielle Drake

In 1944, British on February 20, 2017 at 10:31 am


Gabrielle Drake: born 30 March 1944, Lahore Pakistan of English parents, lived in England from eight years of age. TV debut in Intrigue (1966), played Lt. Gay Ellis in Gerry Anderson’s UFO (1970-73), most recent credit The Doctors (UK TV 2012).

Celeste Yarnall

In 1944, American on February 19, 2017 at 4:23 am


Celeste Yarnall:  born 26 July 1944, Long Beach California. On screen from 1962. Gidget (TV 1966) ‘Independence: Gidget Style’ – 2nd Girl (as Celeste Yarnell); Elvis Presley’s Live a Little, Love a Little (1968) Ellen. More after the jump.

Geraldine Chaplin 1965 by Milton Greene

In 1944, American on February 17, 2017 at 12:45 pm


Geraldine Chaplin: American actress born 1944, daughter of Charlie Chaplin and Oona O’Neill, on screen since 1964.

Antonia Ellis

In 1944, British on February 15, 2017 at 10:18 am


Antonia Ellis: British actress born 1944, on screen 1971 – 1979, including British sci-fi TV series UFO (UK TV 1970-73)

Marilù Tolo and Lee Van Cleef

In 1944, Italian on February 15, 2017 at 10:06 am


Marilù Tolo, Italian actress born 1944, in Commandos (1968).

Geneviève Grad and Maurice Poli

In 1944, French on February 14, 2017 at 11:44 am


Geneviève Grad and Maurice Poli in “Frédéric le gardian” (1965)

Meredith MacRae 1944 – 2000

In 1944, American on February 11, 2017 at 1:15 pm


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Meredith MacRae 1944 – 2000

In 1944, American on February 11, 2017 at 1:14 pm


Meredith MacRae, who played Billie Jo Bradley in the 1960’s sitcom :Petticoat Junction,” died Friday from brain cancer. She was 56. Ms. MacRae played Billie Jo from 1966 to 1970 on the series. Ms. MacRae was born in Houston to a Hollywood family: her father was the late actor-singer Gordon MacRae, who played the lovesick cowboy Curly in “Oklahoma!” Her mother is Sheila MacRae, one of the actresses who starred opposite Jackie Gleason as Ralph Cramden’s wife, Alice, in “The Honeymooners.” Meredith MacRae made her film debut in 1953 at the age of 7 in ”By the Light of the Silvery Moon,” which starred her father and Doris Day. Her first TV series was ”My Three Sons,” in which she played Sally, the love interest for Mike (Tim Considine), from 1963 to 1965. NY Times.