Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1960s hollywood’

Joyce Jillson 1945 – 2004

In 1945, American on June 11, 2018 at 1:47 pm

Joyce Jillson (1945 – 2004): trained as an opera singer, performed in Broadway musicals, in Hollywood 1966 – 1981 including 56 episodes of Peyton Place (TV 1968) as Jill Smith, became a newspaper astrologist syndicated in over 200 publications, died from kidney failure due to diabetes.



Jean Hale in The St. Valentine’s Day Massacre (1967)

In 1938, American on June 11, 2018 at 1:37 pm

Jean Hale: American actress born 1938, on screen 1960 – 1975.

Natalie Wood outdoors

In 1938, American on June 11, 2018 at 12:39 pm

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981) in the mid 1960s.

Natalie Wood laying on the grass

In 1938, American on June 11, 2018 at 12:35 pm

NATALIE WOOD, who began her career at the age of 4 with a bit part in the 1943 movie Happy Land, was eventually was nominated for three Academy Awards: best supporting actress for Rebel Without a Cause, best actress for Splendor in the Grass and best actress for Love With the Proper Stranger.

Natalie Wood

In 1938, American on June 11, 2018 at 12:31 pm

Love With The Proper Stranger: Natalie Wood plays her role with a convincing mixture of feminine sweetness and emotional turbulence. Variety.

Natalie Wood working in a pet shop

In 1938, American on June 11, 2018 at 12:29 pm

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981) in Love with the Proper Stranger (1964)

Raquel Welch

In 1940, American on June 11, 2018 at 9:43 am

“A lot has been made over the gigantic dimensions of my breasts, it’s total myth – I’m normal-sized of good proportions and a nice figure. I have a tiny waist and I go in and out and I’m not that voluptuous.” Rolling Stone 1973.

Ann- Margret (1941 – )

In 1941, American on June 11, 2018 at 9:04 am

Ann-Margret (born 1941): American actress and entertainer of the 1960s and 1970s, star of The Swinger (1966), “the bunniest movie of the year.”

Ann-Margret (1941 – )

In 1941, Swedish on June 11, 2018 at 7:01 am

Ann-Margret Olssen: Swedish-born actress and entertainer.

Virna Lisi

In 1936, Italian on May 31, 2018 at 1:16 pm

Virna Lisi (1936 – 2017) in Hollywood for How to Murder Your Wife (1965) with Jack Lemmon and Not with My Wife, You Don’t! (1966) with Tony Curtis.