Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1950s hollywood’

Jane Greer 1924 – 2001

In American on July 15, 2018 at 2:54 am

In 1953, Greer retired to raise her family of three boys, all of them later taking up careers in the movie and music industries. Subsequently, she made only sporadic appearances on screen.

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Jane Greer 1924 – 2001

In American on July 15, 2018 at 2:49 am

Jane Greer (1924 – 2001) American actress born Bette Jane Greer, on screen 1945 – 1996.

Etchika Choreau (born 1929) and Tab Hunter (1931 – 2018)

In 1929, French on July 10, 2018 at 12:55 pm

Tab Hunter (11 July 1931 – 9 July 2018) “Hunter hid his relationships with championship skater Ronnie Robertson and actor Tony Perkins; publicly, he was romantically linked to co-star Natalie Wood and French actress Etchika Choreau.” LA Times.

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981) and Tab Hunter (1931 – 2018)

In 1938, American on July 10, 2018 at 12:51 pm

Tab Hunter (11 July 1931 – 9 July 2018) “Hunter hid his relationships with championship skater Ronnie Robertson and actor Tony Perkins; publicly, he was romantically linked to co-star Natalie Wood and French actress Etchika Choreau” LA Times.

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981) and Tab Hunter (1931 – 2018)

In 1938, American on July 10, 2018 at 12:43 pm

Natalie Wood lies on the chest of Tab Hunter (died 9 July 2018) in The Girl He Left Behind (1956).

Barbara Nichols 1928 – 1976

In 1928, American on July 5, 2018 at 12:54 pm

Barbara Nichols: born Barbara Marie Nickerauer in Queens New York 1928, a blonde bombshell in Hollywood from River of No Return (1954) to Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976). Died age 47 from long term complications of a much earlier automobile accident.

Natalie Wood and Nicky Hilton

In 1938, American on June 11, 2018 at 12:27 pm

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981) with playboy Nicky Hilton (1926 – 1969), before marrying Robert Wagner (1930 – ) on 28 December 1957.

Natalie Wood and Tab Hunter

In 1938, American on June 11, 2018 at 12:21 pm

Natalie Wood with Tab Hunter, Warner Brothers stablemate and her co-star in The Burning Hills and The Girl He Left Behind (both 1956).

Valerie French

In 1928, British on May 30, 2018 at 12:42 pm

Valerie French (1928 – 1990): British-born actress, on screen 1953 – 1982.

Peggie Castle

In 1925, American on May 29, 2018 at 2:21 pm

Peggie Castle: born Peggy Blair 22 December 1925, Appalachia Virginia; on-screen 1950 – 1966; died 1973 cirrhosis of the liver.