Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Kalen Liu, born 1944

In 1944, Chinese on December 2, 2017 at 5:21 am

Kalen Liu: born 1944, Chongqing China. Two film credits: Welcome To Hard Times (1967), a western starring Henry Fonda, and A Matter of Innocence (aka Pretty Polly 1967) starring Hayley Mills and Trevor Howard.


Yutte Stensgaard

In 1946, Danish on November 4, 2017 at 1:29 am

Yutte Stensgaard: born in Denmark 1946, moved to England at age 17 to pursue her career as a model, pinup and actress in Hammer Horror movies and British sex comedies, retired in 1972, aged 26.

Penny Edwards 1928 – 1998

In 1928, American on September 18, 2017 at 10:11 am

Penny Edwards: born Millicent Maxine Edwards, 24 August 1928, Queens New York; died: 26 August 1998, Friendswood Texas. On screen 1947 – 1961, including 2-year sabbatical 1953-56 to work in Seventh Day Adventist Church.

Dawn Richard, Miss May 1957

In 1936, American on September 4, 2017 at 11:19 pm

Dawn Richard: born 1936, American pinup, Playboy Magazine’s Playmate of the Month May 1957, appeared in several films and televsion shows 1957 – 1958.

Eve Eden

In 1940, British on August 24, 2017 at 11:45 am

Eve Eden: British pin-up model and actress, born Rosa Dolmai 1940, on screen 1959-64, plus uncredited appearances in the Beatles’ Help! (1965) and Carry On Up The Khyber (1968).

Lisa Gaye 1935 – 2016

In 1935, American on August 22, 2017 at 12:57 pm

Lisa Gaye: born Leslie Gaye Griffin, 6 March 1935, Denver Colorado – 14 July 2016, Houston Texas. In movies 1952-70, including Rosk Around the Clock (1956) and Shake, Rattle & Rock (1956), Night of Evil (1962) and Castle of Evil (1966). Sister of Teala Loring (1922-2007 – in 32 movies between 1942-50), Frank Griffin (born 1929, on screen 1950-60), and Debra Paget (born 1933 – on screen 1948-65).


Terry Moore water-skiing

In 1929, American on August 13, 2017 at 11:26 am

Terry Moore (born 1929): “once a Hollywood starlet with Oscar potential, nowadays may be well known for her daring stint in Playboy Magazine. That’s right, the woman who knew Elvis and Marilyn, dated James Dean, and made a slew of flicks in the 1950s, more recently made news by claiming to be Howard Hughes’ widow and posing for Playboy when she was in her 50s.” CyberProfile

Jayne Mansfield 1933 – 1967

In 1933, American on August 10, 2017 at 12:43 pm

EVEN the most generous of observers would admit that Batley Yorkshire, England, shares little in common with that glittering venue for the world’s best-paid and most glamorous performers Las Vegas. Yet in April 1967 Jayne Mansfield played the once celebrated and now defunct Batley variety club shortly after it had opened its doors in its unlikely setting for a week-long engagement. Express.



Sheree North 1932 – 2005

In 1932, American on August 7, 2017 at 12:25 pm

Sheree North: born Dawn Shirley Crang Bethel, signed by 20th Century Fox to rival Marilyn Monroe.

Jayne Mansfield in a bikini

In 1933, American on August 6, 2017 at 5:03 am

Jayne Mansfield: American violinist, singer and actress, born Vera Jayne Palmer 1933, died 1967 in an automobile accident.