Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Mia Farrow

In 1945, American on January 18, 2017 at 8:19 am

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Mia Farrow: born Maria de Lourdes Villiers-Farrow 1945, on screen from 1964, starting with Peyton Place (TV 1964-66).

Linda Harrison

In 1945, American on January 17, 2017 at 10:37 am

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Linda Harrison: American actress born 1945, first noticed as Nova, Charlton Heston’s mute companion in Planet of the Apes (1968).

Ingrit Back

In 1945, German on January 15, 2017 at 8:57 pm

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Ingrit Back: German actress in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969).

Helen Mirren

In 1945, British on January 15, 2017 at 8:49 pm

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Helen Mirren: British actress, born 1945.

Sue Williams a.k.a. Sue Hamilton (1945 – 1969)

In 1945, American on January 12, 2017 at 2:01 pm

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Sue Hamilton: born Sue Williams circa 1941, graduated from Glendale High School (California) in 1959, Playboy’s Playmate of the Month April 1965 as Sue Williams, appeared in a speaking role (“Peanuts”) in How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965) with Annette Funicello, changed her name to Sue Hamilton for four more AIP movies, then vanished from the scene after the final publicity for Fireball 500 (1966). Although rumoured to have committed suicide, she was NOT Karen Sue (Levitt) Hamilton (1945 – 1969) who killed herself with a shotgun in Los Angeles in 1969. Sue Hamilton at Beach Party Movies

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Brenda Benet (1945 – 1981)

In 1945, American on January 12, 2017 at 12:54 pm

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Brenda Benet: born Brenda Ann Nelson i 1945; played ‘Emerald’ in Harum Scarum (1965) with Elvis Presley, played the evil Lee Dumonde in Days of our Lives (TV 1979-1981), death by suicide, aged 36.

Christine Kaufmann

In 1945, German on January 11, 2017 at 11:13 am

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Christine Kaufmann: German actress, born 1945.

Venita Wolf

In 1945, American on January 7, 2017 at 11:59 am

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Venita Wolf: 1 September 1945 – 22 November 2014. First screen appearance: The Bob Hope Show (TV) episode broadcast 16 November 1966 as herself, followed by guest acting roles in TV shows Star Trek, Gunsmoke, The Monkees, The Flying Nun, The Wild Wild West, The Felony Squad, and the low budget bikini movie Catalina Caper (1967). Final credit: The Beverly Hillbillies (TV 1969) ‘Jed Clampett Enterprises’.

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In 1945, American on January 7, 2017 at 11:57 am

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Venita Wolf: 1 September 1945 – 22 November 2014. First screen appearance: The Bob Hope Show (TV) episode broadcast 16 November 1966 as herself, followed by guest acting roles in TV shows Star Trek, Gunsmoke, The Monkees, The Flying Nun, The Wild Wild West, The Felony Squad (all 1967) and the low budget bikini movie Catalina Caper (1967). Final credit: The Beverly Hillbillies (TV 1969) ‘Jed Clampett Enterprises’.

Katharine Houghton

In 1945, American, Uncategorized on January 7, 2017 at 3:05 am

Katharine Houghton: born 10 March 1945, Hartford Connecticut, a niece of Katharine Hepburn. Movie debut: ‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner’ (1967) with Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy and Sidney Poitier. Most recent credit: ‘The Last Airbender’ (2010).

Katharine Houghton: born 10 March 1945, Hartford Connecticut, a niece of Katharine Hepburn. Movie debut: ‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner’ (1967) with Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy and Sidney Poitier. Most recent credit: ‘The Last Airbender’ (2010).Save