Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Archive for the ‘1947’ Category

Christine Aurel

In 1947, French on March 18, 2017 at 12:18 am

Christine Aurel: French actress born 1947, on screen from 1966.

Stephanie Beacham

In 1947, British on March 16, 2017 at 10:11 am

Stephanie Beacham: British actress, born 1947, on screen since 1967, mostly TV including the title role in Mary Queen of Scots (UK TV 1967),  The Saint (UK TV 1968) and Dynasty (TV 1984-89).

Tippy Walker

In 1947, American on March 9, 2017 at 9:39 am

Elizabeth “Tippy” Walker: American actress born 1947, on screen 1964 – 1972, including 79 episodes of Peyton Place (TV 1968 – 1969) as Carolyn Russell.

Ingrid Steeger

In 1947, German on March 6, 2017 at 7:21 am


Ingrid Steeger: established German actress, born 1974, who started in Eurotrash sexploitation movies.

Judy Carne, Goldie Hawn, Chelsea Brown 1968

In 1939, 1945, 1947, American, British on February 24, 2017 at 2:22 am


Chelsea Brown, the first black woman in Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In, has flown in from Sydney, her home for 17 years. Now living in her native England, Judy Carne, 53, the show’s “sock it to me” girl, really got socked after leaving Laugh-In in 1970. Hawn leaped from Laugh-In to the big screen after just two seasons and won an Oscar for Cactus Flower. PEOPLE February 8, 1993.

Judy Carne, Goldie Hawn, Chelsea Brown

In 1939, 1945, 1947, American, British on February 24, 2017 at 2:14 am


Judy Carne (British 1939–2015); Goldie Hawn (American born 1945) – most recent screen credit 2012; Chelsea Brown (American born 1947) after getting her break on Laugh In (1968-69), appeared on TV and B-grade movies including The Thing with Two Heads (1972) before relocating to Australia in 1976 and becoming a TV personality and entertainer.

Farrah Fawcett, Toni Janotta, Patsy Sublime and Lee Majors

In 1947, American on February 15, 2017 at 10:47 am


Farrah Fawcett (1947 – 2009): discovered as a model in Texas in the late 1960s, star of American TV of the 1970s.

Viviane Ventura, Asa Maynor, Margaret Nolan

In 1936, 1943, 1947, American, British on February 8, 2017 at 7:53 pm


Viviane Ventura (born 1947 UK), Asa Maynor (born 1936 USA), Margaret Nolan (born 1943 UK) and Warren Beatty (born 1937 USA) in Promise Her Anything (1966).


Alexandra Hay

In 1947, American on February 5, 2017 at 4:15 am


Alexandra Hay: American actress born 1947, in an 11-year career, starting with an episode of The Monkees in 1967 and ending with a TV movie Short Letter to the Long Goodbye (1978) starring Geraldine Chaplin. Appeared in Playboy in 1974, died of heart disease 1993.


Lois Chiles

In 1947, American on January 31, 2017 at 10:01 am


Lois Chiles (born 1947): American model-turned-actress.