Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘vintage actress’

Elke Sommer, born 1940

In 1940, German on February 3, 2018 at 4:32 am

Elke Sommer: born 1940, Berlin Germany. On screen 1959 – 2010, including ‘A Shot In The Dark’ (1964), ‘Deadlier Than The Male’ (1967), ‘The Wrecking Crew’ (1968), ‘Carry On Behind’ (1975), ‘The Six Million Dollar Man’ (1976).

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Akiko Wakabayashi

In 1941, Japanese on February 2, 2018 at 12:37 pm

Akiko Wakabayashi (born 1941), Japanese actress, star of You Only Live Twice (1961), retired from acting 1971.

 

Joan Staley

In 1940, American on February 1, 2018 at 9:29 pm

Joan Staley: born Joan McConchie, 1940 Minneapolis Minnesota; on American television and movie screens consistently between 1960 and 1969, then two appearances on Adam 12 (TV) in 1969 1972, and Dallas (TV) in 1982.

Hope Lange 1933 – 1993

In 1933, American on February 1, 2018 at 9:24 pm

Hope Lange: American actress, 28 November 1933 – 19 December 2003.

Yutte Stensgaard

In Danish on February 1, 2018 at 11:18 am

Yutte Stensgaard (born 1946 Denmark)

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

Michèle Mercier

In 1939, French on February 1, 2018 at 10:22 am

Michèle Mercier: French actress born 1939

Ann Smyrner 1934 – 2016

In Danish on January 28, 2018 at 2:14 am

Ann Smyrner: Danish-born (1934) actress based in Germany, who quit acting and moved to Spain from Germany in 1971 because “both Germany and its people are too cold and boring.”

Anna Karina

In 1940, Danish on January 28, 2018 at 2:12 am

Anna Karina (born 1940 Denmark): moved from Copenhagen to Paris as a fashion model in 1958, first put in films by director Jean Luc-Godard (born 1930), in French films from 1961.

Inger Stevens 1934 – 1970

In 1934, Swedish on January 26, 2018 at 2:47 am

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Inger Stevens (1934, Stockholm, Sweden – 1970, Hollywood, USA): a houseguest found her lying facedown on her kitchen floor on the morning of April 30, 1970, having overdosed on Tedral washed down with alcohol – Find A Grave.