Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Archive for the ‘1945’ Category

Christine Kaufmann 1945 – 2017

In 1945, Austrian on October 14, 2017 at 11:35 am

Christine Kaufmann, an Austrian-born actress who became the country’s first Golden Globe winner and was married to Tony Curtis in the 1960s, has died. She was 72.

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Christine Kaufmann 1945 – 2017

In 1945, Austrian on October 14, 2017 at 11:31 am

Born in 1945 and with 110 credits to her name, Christine Kaufmann began her acting career at the age of seven in The White Horse Inn (1952). Her roles opposite Steve Reeves in The Last Days of Pompeii (1959) and Kirk Douglas in Town Without Pity (1961) earned her international recognition. In 1963, Kaufmann married Tony Curtis, whom she met while filming Taras Bulba (1962). They had two daughters before divorcing in 1968. Deadline.

Judy Huxtable

In 1945, British on October 14, 2017 at 1:58 am

Judy Huxtable: British actress born 1945, on screen 1965 – 1972, including The Psychopath (1966), The Touchables (1968) and Scream and Scream Again (1970).

Judy Huxtable

In 1945, British on October 14, 2017 at 1:55 am

Judy Huxtable by Araldo di Crollalanza; British actress born 1945, on screen 1965 – 1972, including The Psychopath (1966), The Touchables (1968) and Scream and Scream Again (1970).

 

Christine Kaufmann

In 1945, German on October 9, 2017 at 9:29 am

Christine Kaufmann: German actress, born 1945.

 

Milja Vujanovic 1945 – 2005

In 1945, Yugoslav on October 2, 2017 at 7:35 pm

Milja Vujanovic (1945 – 2005): Yugoslav/Serbian actress, on screen 1969 – 1981.

Nicola Pagett as Anna Karenina

In 1945, British on September 30, 2017 at 7:14 pm

Nicola Pagett: British actress, born Nicole Scott 1945 in Cairo Egypt; on screen almost exclusively in TV 1965 – 2001. Film credits include The Viking Queen (1967).

Kristin Nelson in ‘Love and Kisses’ 1965

In 1945, American on September 29, 2017 at 1:20 pm

Kristin Harmon: born 1945 to footballer and sportscaster Tom Harmon (1919 – 1990) and actress Elyse Knox (1917 – 2012), star of the Mummy’s Tomb (1942) and Joe Palooka movies. Her younger sister Kelly (born 1948) was a model and briefly married to car designer and cocaine smuggler John DeLorean. Her brother Mark (born 1951) is the star of NCIS (TV) and her sister-in-law is Mork and Mindy actress Pam Dawber. Kristin was married 1963 – 1982 to teen heartthrob Ricky Nelson (1940 – 1985) with whom she had 4 children. In 1987 brother Mark sued for custody of the youngest child, Sam, alleging Kristin was an unfit mother. Harmon dropped the case after Kristin accused sister-in-law Pam of cocaine addiction. Sam went to live with his grandparents. Kristin is now a painter in naïve style.

Kristin Nelson and Ricky in ‘Love and Kisses’ 1965

In 1945, American on September 29, 2017 at 12:52 pm

Rick Nelson, the young singing idol, and Kristin Nelson, as his new bride and his actual wife, acquit themselves with dignity, at least, amid all the hullabaloo. The picture happens to have been written, directed and produced by the hero’s real-life pop, Ozzie Nelson. Young folks often do better on their own. NY Times.

Kristin Harmon

In 1945, American on September 28, 2017 at 12:34 pm

Kristin Nelson: born Kristin Harmon 1945, older sister of NCIS actor Mark Harmon, married to actor-singer Ricky Nelson 1963 – 1982, on screen 1965 – 1975.