Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1950s’

Brigitte Bardot May 1956

In 1934, French on March 23, 2017 at 9:14 am

24 Femmes Per Second: nouveaux postes de belles femmes chaque semaine; weekly posts of beautiful women; posti settimanali di belle donne; wöchentliche Beiträge der schönen Frauen; vecko inlägg av vackra kvinnor.

Brigitte Bardot in ‘La Vérité’ 1960

In 1934, French on March 23, 2017 at 9:06 am

24 Femmes Per Second: nouveaux postes de belles femmes chaque semaine; weekly posts of beautiful women; posti settimanali di belle donne; wöchentliche Beiträge der schönen Frauen; vecko inlägg av vackra kvinnor.

Natalie Wood and RJ

In 1938, American on March 22, 2017 at 9:50 am

Natalie Wood: married actor Robert Wagner 28 December 1957 when she was 19 and he was 27 years old, separated June 1961 after Natalie discovered RJ having sex with a man; divorced 1962, remarried twenty years later, until death parted them in 1981 after Natalie found RJ having sex with Christopher Walken on their yacht, and she drowned while trying to get off the boat.

Patty McCormack

In 1945, American on March 19, 2017 at 6:34 am

Patty McCormack: American actress born 1945, on screen since 1953, including The Bad Seed (1956), Maryjane (1968) with Fabian, The Mini-Skirt Mob (1968) with Diane McBain, The Young Runaways (1968) with Brooke Bundy, Born Wild (aka The Young Animals 1968) with Tom Nardini.

Jo Ann Campbell and Chuck Berry

In 1938, American on March 19, 2017 at 6:26 am

Jo Ann Campbell (born 1938): dancer-turned-singer with two film appearances – Go Johnny Go (1959) with Chuck Berry (1926-2017) and Hey Let’s Twist (1961) with Joey Dee (as himself) and Terry Randazzo.

Virna Lisi

In 1936, Italian on March 18, 2017 at 12:36 am

Virna Lisi: Italian actress and beauty born 1936, briefly in Hollywood in the mid-sixties for How to Murder Your Wife (1965) with Jack Lemmon and Not with My Wife, You Don’t! (1966) with Tony Curtis, reportedly turned down the title role in Barbarella (1968), career revived as Catherine de Medici in La Reine Margot (aka Queen Margot 1994).

Carol Christensen 1937 – 2005

In 1937, American on March 15, 2017 at 8:49 am

Carol Christensen: American model and actress born 1937, Miss New York Summer Festival 1958, finalist Miss Rheingold 1960; four film credits: Freckles (1960), Double Trouble aka Swingin’ Along (1961), The Big Show (1962) and The Three Stooges In Orbit (1962). Married to Dwayne Hickman (star of Dobie Gillis and Beach Party movies) between 1963 and 1972.

 

Diana Dors 1932 – 1984

In 1932, British on March 15, 2017 at 8:41 am

Diana Dors: British actress born 1932, in film and TV from 1948 to 1981, died in 1984 from cancer, aged 52.

Anne Francis 1930 – 2011

In 1930, American on March 15, 2017 at 8:36 am

Anne Francis: born Ann Marvak, 16 September 1930, Ossining New York; died 2 January 2011, Santa Barbara California.

Leigh Snowden 1929 – 1982

In 1929, American on March 14, 2017 at 7:11 am

Leigh Snowden: born Martha Lee Estes, 1929, on screen 1955-61, retired after marrying accordionist Dick Contini.