Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1968’

Olivia Hussey, born 1951

In 1951, British on November 16, 2017 at 12:48 pm

Olivia Hussey: born Olivia Osuna, 1951 Buenos Aires Argentina, to Joy Alma Hussey, an English legal secretary, and father Andreas Osuna (aka Isvaldo Ribo), an Argentine opera and tango singer.


Catherine Deneuve, born 1943

In 1943, French on November 6, 2017 at 11:58 am

Catherine Deneuve in the title role of Manon 70 (1968). “A journalist is spellbound by the vision of a beautiful young woman at Tokyo airport.” Films de France.

Sondra Locke

In 1944, American on November 3, 2017 at 9:33 pm

Sondra Locke: American actress born Sandra Louise Smith 1944, film debut as a teenager in The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter (1968), directing debut with Ratboy (1986) then her Hollywood career viciously destroyed by psychotic ex-husband Clint Eastwood.

Carol White 1943 – 1991

In 1943, British on October 30, 2017 at 10:51 am

Carol White: blonde actress known as “The Battersea Bardot,” born 1943 UK, died 1991 USA; on screen from 1955 until 1982; died of liver failure or drug overdose in Miami.

Jacqueline Bisset

In 1944, British on October 29, 2017 at 4:08 am

Jacqueline Bisset: born 1944 UK. First credits: Cul-de-sac (1966), Casino Royale (1967), Two for the Road (1967), The Cape Town Affair (1967) The Detective (1968), The Sweet Ride (1968), Bullitt (1968)… still acting as at October 2017.

Jean Seberg and Maurice Ronet

In 1938, American on October 17, 2017 at 10:28 am

A frigid beauty (Miss Seberg) arrives in Peru in the midst of a round-the-world trip in search of fulfilment, accompanied by her husband and his chauffeur, who complete a masochistic menage a trois. Roger Ebert.

Peggy Lipton

In 1946, American on October 16, 2017 at 11:11 am

Peggy Lipton (born 1946): one eponymous LP released 1968, and five single 1968 – 1970, including Lu (Laura Nyro), without major chart success.

Judy Huxtable

In 1945, British on October 14, 2017 at 1:55 am

Judy Huxtable by Araldo di Crollalanza; British actress born 1945, on screen 1965 – 1972, including The Psychopath (1966), The Touchables (1968) and Scream and Scream Again (1970).


Linda Hayden 1968

In 1953, British on October 7, 2017 at 6:05 am

Linda Hayden: born Linda Higginson 1953, as Luci in Baby Love (1968) at age 15.


Judy Geeson

In 1948, British on October 6, 2017 at 12:31 pm

Judy Geeson: British actress, born 1948, discovered at 18 to star opposite Sidney Poitier in To Sir, With Love (1967).