Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘hollywood golden age’

Martha Hyer, 1924 – 2011

In American on December 14, 2017 at 7:45 am

Martha Hyer (1924 – 2014): After her husband’s death (Hal Wallis), Martha Hyer — who became a born-again Christian in the late 1980s – moved to Santa Fe where she lived a quiet life and shunned the spotlight ~ The Telegraph (UK)

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Janet Leigh, 1927 – 2004

In 1927, American on December 13, 2017 at 10:59 am

Janet Leigh (1927 – 2004): born Jeanette Helen Morrison in California, “discovered” as a 17 year old by actress Norma Shearer while holidaying at the ski resort where Morrison’s parents worked; film credits 1947 – 2005.

Debra Paget, born 1933

In 1933, American on December 9, 2017 at 6:30 am

Princess of the Nile (1954): tiny Miss Paget wields a scimitar with the best and brawniest; blessed with extreme shapeliness, old Egypt’s first lady — for our money the Eighth Wonder — also shines in one boneless dance solo, anonymously and rather deftly choreographed ~ NY Times.

Jeanne Crain, 1925 – 2003

In 1925, American on December 9, 2017 at 5:59 am


Jeanne Crain (1925 – 2003): American actress on screen 1943 – 1975.

Elizabeth Taylor in 1953

In 1932, American, British on December 7, 2017 at 11:44 am

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Elizabeth Taylor, 1932 – 2011

In 1932, American on December 7, 2017 at 11:42 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.

Elizabeth Taylor

In 1932, American on November 4, 2017 at 12:07 pm

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.