Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1950s’

Martha Hyer in fishnet tights

In American on December 14, 2017 at 10:17 pm

Martha Hyer (1924 – 2014) “starred in many overwrought melodramas of the sort that the Hollywood studios cranked out in the 1950s, winning an Oscar nomination for best supporting actress for her role as a snobbish and sexually repressed schoolteacher seduced by Frank Sinatra in Vincente Minnelli’s Some Came Running (1958)” ~ The Telegraph (UK)

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Perrette Pradier, 1938 – 2013

In 1938, French on December 11, 2017 at 11:31 am

Perrette Pradier (1938 – 2013): born in French Indochina (modern day Vietnam), actress and voiceover artist from 1957 until her death in French cinema, animation and television.

Gina Lollobrigida in 1956

In 1927, Italian on December 5, 2017 at 11:18 am

Gina Lollobrigida and Alain Cuny in The Hunchback of Notre-Dame (1956).

Natalie Wood, 1938 – 1981

In 1938, American on December 5, 2017 at 10:46 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, 1938 – 1981

In 1938, American on December 4, 2017 at 1:28 pm

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.

Elizabeth Taylor, 1932 – 2011

In 1932, American on December 4, 2017 at 1:26 pm

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.

Elizabeth Taylor, 1932 – 2011

In 1932, American on December 4, 2017 at 1:25 pm

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.

 

Jayne Mansfield in profile

In 1933, American on December 4, 2017 at 1:21 pm

Jayne Mansfield: American violinist, singer and actress, born Vera Jayne Palmer 1933, died 1967 in an automobile accident.

Carroll Baker, born 1931

In 1931, American on December 4, 2017 at 1:14 pm

Carroll Baker: born Karolina Piekarski in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, 1931, in movies from 1952, first lead role in Elia Kazan’s Baby Doll (1956), member of the all-star cast of How The West Was Won (1962) directed by Henry Hathaway, played the title role in Harlow (1965), moved to Italy for Giallo films including Umberto Lenzi’s Paranoia (1969), and returned to USA for Andy Warhol’s Bad (1977).

Elizabeth Taylor, 1932 – 2011

In 1932, American on December 3, 2017 at 5:33 am

Elizabeth Taylor (1932 – 2011): born in England of American parents, moved to the USA at age 7, in Hollywood from 1946 with Courage of Lassie.