Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Susan Denberg on a shagpile rug, surrounded by gold foil

In 1944, Austrian on March 30, 2017 at 11:25 am

Susan Denberg: born Dietlinde Ortrun Zechner 1944 in Poland, Austrian-educated model and actress, Playboy Playmate August 1966.

Alexandra Hay

In 1947, American on February 5, 2017 at 4:15 am

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Alexandra Hay: American actress born 1947, in an 11-year career, starting with an episode of The Monkees in 1967 and ending with a TV movie Short Letter to the Long Goodbye (1978) starring Geraldine Chaplin. Appeared in Playboy in 1974, died of heart disease 1993.

 

Terry Moore

In 1929, American on February 2, 2017 at 9:28 pm

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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.

Saundra Edwards in Playboy March 1957

In 1938, American on January 22, 2017 at 5:31 am

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Saundra Edwards: after appearing in Playboy Magazine, turned to acting, but her career was cut short by the scandal following her shooting dead her ex-husband, actor Tom Gilson, after he broke into her house.

Saundra Edwards and Will Hutchins

In 1938, American on January 22, 2017 at 5:28 am

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SANDRA EDWARDS (AS SAUNDRA EDWARDS);WILL HUTCHINS – SUGARFOOT – “The Return of the Canary Kid” – Airdate: February 3, 1959.

Saundra Edwards and Ty Hardin

In 1938, American on January 22, 2017 at 5:25 am

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Saundra Edwards (born Sandra Lee Edwards 1938) and Ty Hardin in CheyenneThe Long Ride Back (TV 1958).

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Linné Ahlstrand (1936 – 1967)

In 1936, American on January 13, 2017 at 10:43 am

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Linné Nanette Ahlstrand: Playboy Playmate of the Month, July 1958, Natalie, the bar-girl in Beast from Haunted Cave (1959). Died from cancer at age 30.

Sue Williams a.k.a. Sue Hamilton (1945 – 1969)

In 1945, American on January 12, 2017 at 2:01 pm

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Sue Hamilton: born Sue Williams circa 1941, graduated from Glendale High School (California) in 1959, Playboy’s Playmate of the Month April 1965 as Sue Williams, appeared in a speaking role (“Peanuts”) in How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965) with Annette Funicello, changed her name to Sue Hamilton for four more AIP movies, then vanished from the scene after the final publicity for Fireball 500 (1966). Although rumoured to have committed suicide, she was NOT Karen Sue (Levitt) Hamilton (1945 – 1969) who killed herself with a shotgun in Los Angeles in 1969. Sue Hamilton at Beach Party Movies

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Laura Lynn a.k.a. Ashlyn Martin (1947 – 1991)

In 1947, American on January 12, 2017 at 1:59 pm

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Laura Lynn a.k.a. Ashlyn Martin (born Laura Lynn Hale, 20 Mar 1946 Ohio – suicide 24 Oct 1991). Playboy Playmate of the Month July 1963 (as Ashlyn Martin). “Beach Party” 1963 (uncredited), “Muscle Beach Party” 1964 (as Laura Lynn), “For Those Who Think Young” 1964 (as Laura Hale). More on Beach Party Movies WordPress and Tumblr.

Alexandra Hay (1947 – 1993)

In 1947, American on January 12, 2017 at 1:20 pm

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Alexandra Hay: American actress born 1947, in an 11-year career, starting with an episode of The Monkees in 1967 and ending with a TV movie Short Letter to the Long Goodbye (1978) starring Geraldine Chaplin. Appeared in Playboy in 1974, died of heart disease 1993.