Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1960s hollywood’

Angie Dickinson 1967

In 1931, American on July 29, 2018 at 4:13 am

Angie Dickinson: American actress born 1931, in Hollywood from 1954, success on television in the 1970s.

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Laraine Stephens – None But The Brave 1965

In 1941, American on July 25, 2018 at 11:10 am

Laraine Stephens: American actress born 1941, on screen 1961 – 1983; pictured here in a publicity photo for None But The Brave (1965) directed by Frank Sinatra.

Nancy Sinatra

In 1940, American on July 14, 2018 at 2:56 am

Nancy Sinatra (born 1940): brunette ingénue in For Those Who Think Young (1964), The Swinging Set (1964), The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966), The Last of the Secret Agents (1966) until she went blonde for Elvis Presley’s Speedway (1968) – her final acting credit.

Jessica Walter

In 1941, American on July 8, 2018 at 11:46 am

Jessica Walter: American actress born 1941, on screen from 1951, including Lilith (1964) with Jean Seberg and Warren Beatty, The Group (1966) with Candice Bergen, Joan Hackett, Elizabeth Hartman, Shirley Knight, Joanna Pettet, Mary-Robin Redd, and Kathleen Widdoes, Grand Prix (1966) with James Garner, Bye Bye Braverman (1968) with George Segal, and Number One (1969) with Charlton Heston.

Jane Fonda

In 1937, American on July 8, 2018 at 9:23 am

Jane Fonda: American actress, born December 21, 1937, in Hollywood from 1960, in exercise videos from 1982.

Natalie Wood 1938 – 1981

In 1938, American on June 28, 2018 at 12:57 pm

Thanks to Natalie Wood’s popularity, Penelope (1966) was booked at Radio City Music Hall, and broke opening day records there. But bad reviews and word of mouth quickly changed that, and the film fizzled at the box office.” TCM.

Mia Farrow

In 1945, American on June 25, 2018 at 11:06 am

Mia Farrow: born 1945 , acting credits from 1964 to 2011, including 263 episodes of Peyton Place (TV 1964-66), Rosemary’s Baby (1968), The Great Gatesby (1974), The Omen (2004) and voice in the animated feature Arthur and the Invisibles (2006) and two sequels.

Jane Fonda

In American on June 25, 2018 at 10:20 am

Jane Fonda: American actress, born December 21, 1937, in Hollywood from 1960, in exercise videos from 1982.

Connie Stevens

In 1938, American, Armenian on June 25, 2018 at 9:50 am

Connie Stevens: the Brooklyn-born (1938), Los Angelesbased singer was discovered by Jerry Lewis for Rock-a-Bye Baby, played “Cricket Blake” in Hawaiian Eye (TV 1959–63), seduced Troy Donahue in Parrish (1961) and then Ty Hardin in Palm Springs Weekend (1963).

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.