Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Nicole Courcel 1931 – 2016

In 1931, French on June 11, 2018 at 6:47 am

Nicole Courcel (1931 – 2016): French actress on screen 1949 – 2004.

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Sharon Tate with a bruise on her thigh

In 1943, American on February 3, 2018 at 11:45 am

Valley of the Dolls (1967). Sharon Tate, playing a big-breasted, untalented, but basically sensitive girl who never finds happiness, is particularly good. Variety.

Marisa Mell 1939 – 1992

In 1939, Austrian on February 1, 2018 at 10:24 am

Marisa Mell: Austrian actress, born Marlies Theres Moitzi in Gratz, in 1939

Anne Francis in ‘Forbidden Planet’ 1956

In 1930, American on December 14, 2017 at 10:13 pm

The prettiest thing there, by far, is Anne Francis — also known as Altaira — who, we might add, has never been kissed. It is she and her father, Dr. Morbius, that intrigue and confound the handsome space-men that descend in their flying saucer to see what’s what ~ NY Times.

Claudia Cardinale

In 1938, Italian on December 2, 2017 at 8:50 pm

Claudia Cardinale: born in Tunis, Tunisia of Sicilian parents. Discovered as “Most Beautiful Italian in Tunisia” in 1957, at age 19.

Jane Birkin

In 1946, British on October 29, 2017 at 4:26 am

Jane Birkin: British-born (1946) model, dolly bird, swinging sixties icon, muse of Serge Gainsbourg.

Magda Konopka

In 1943, Polish on October 9, 2017 at 8:45 am

Magda Konopka: born Malgorzata Jolanta Konopka 1943, Warsaw Poland; in England from 1959 as a model; title role of Satanik (1968); appeared in English and Italian movies and TV until 1980.

Sally Geeson

In 1950, British, Uncategorized on October 6, 2017 at 10:39 am

Sally Geeson: born 1950, on screen 1964 – 1976, most famous for Bless This House (UK TV 1971 – 1976); movie credits include Cry of the Banshee (1970), Bless This House movie (1972), Carry on Abroad (1972), Carry on Girls (1973).

Valerie Allen in danger

In 1936, American on September 22, 2017 at 1:20 pm

Valerie Allen (1936 – 2013): American actress, born into a showbiz family, on screen 1957 – 1969; married to Troy Donahue 1967 – 1968.

Valerie Allen 1936 – 2013

In 1936, American on September 22, 2017 at 1:19 pm

The daughter of a vaudeville artist and a Ziegfield Girl, Valerie Allen danced in Vegas chorus lines during the mid 1950s. She was contracted to Paramount for several movies between 1956 and 1959, including Pillow Talk. A Suzanne Pleshette/Ava Gardner lookalike, Valerie played a support role in the Troy Donahue movie Come Spy With Me in 1966, and then married Troy the same year. They divorced in 1968 after doing various theater productions together. Valerie later became an executive at RCA, scripted soap operas, and worked as a cruise ship social director. In 2002 she wrote a novel set in Hollywood. TD.