Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Christiane Schmidtmer, 1939 – 2003

In 1939, German on November 11, 2018 at 12:10 am

Christiane Schmidtmer (1939 – 2003): German pin-up model and actress, on screen 1961 – 2001.

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Chili Williams, 1921 – 2003

In American on November 11, 2018 at 12:08 am

Chili Williams (1921 – 2003): American actress and pin up model known as ‘the polka dot girl,’ born Marian Sorenson in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with screen credits from 1945 to 1952; married to magazine writer John A. Uhlman for 49 years.

Ζωή Λάσκαρη (Zoe Laskari) 1944 – 2017

In 1944, Greek on November 6, 2018 at 10:56 am

Ζωή Λάσκαρη / Zoe Laskari (1944 – 2017): Miss Greece 1959, on screen from 1961 in Greek films and television.

Diana Dors 1932 – 1984

In 1932, British on November 6, 2018 at 2:23 am

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

Linda Darnell 1923 – 1965

In American on November 6, 2018 at 2:19 am

Linda Darnell: American actress born Monetta Eloyse Darnell 16 October 1923, Dallas Texas; died 10 April 1965, age 41, Glenview Illinois; burns sustained in house fire.

Abby Lane, born 1932

In 1932, American on November 6, 2018 at 12:11 am

Abbe Lane: American singer, actress and model, born Abigail Francine Lassman.

Julia Adams, born 1926

In 1926, American on November 5, 2018 at 11:03 pm

Julie Adams: born Betty May Adams 17 October 1926, Waterloo Iowa; Miss Little Rock 1946; on screen 1949 – 2007, including “Creature from the Black Lagoon” (1954 – as Julia Adams); “The Jimmy Stewart Show” (TV 1971-72); “Murder She Wrote” (TV 1987-1993).

Terry Moore born 1929

In 1929, American on November 5, 2018 at 10:50 pm

Terry Moore: born Helen Luella Koford, 7 January 1929, known as Jan Ford and January Ford before taking Terry Moore as her name in 1948.

Jean Porter 1922 – 2018

In American on November 5, 2018 at 11:54 am

Jean Porter (1922 – 2018): American actress with screen credits 1942 – 1961.

Hazel Brooks 1924 – 2002

In South African on November 5, 2018 at 11:51 am

Hazel Brooks (1924 – 2002): South African-born model turned actress turned photographer, with screen credits 1947 – 1955.