Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Yvonne Craig 1937 – 2015

In 1937, American on September 21, 2017 at 10:26 am

Yvonne Craig: born Yvonne Joyce Craig, 16 May 1937, Taylorville Illinois; died 17 August 2015, Pacific Palisades California (cancer). First credit: a minor role in the low-budget melodrama Eighteen and Anxious (1957) starring Jackie Loughery.

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Jeanne Crain 1925 – 2003

In 1925, American on September 21, 2017 at 10:21 am

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

Jo Morrow in ‘Sunday in New York’ 1964

In 1939, American on September 20, 2017 at 9:20 pm

Jo Morrow: American actress born 1939, on screen 1959 – 1976.

Nora Hayden 1930 – 2013

In 1930, American on September 20, 2017 at 1:07 pm

Nora Hayden 1930 – 2013: American model and actress born Norah Helene Hayden 29 September 1930, Los Angeles; on screen 1952 – 1969, mostly TV with starring roles in “Plunder Road” 1957, “Alaska Passage” 1959 and “Operation Camel” 1960.

Penny Edwards ~ 4th of July

In 1928, American on September 20, 2017 at 12:49 pm

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.

Penny Edwards 1928 – 1998

In 1928, American on September 20, 2017 at 12:47 pm

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.

Lisa Gaye 1935 – 2016

In 1935, American on September 19, 2017 at 12:50 pm

In the box-office sensation Rock Around the Clock, Lisa Gaye was memorable dancing in front of a clapping crowd of teens in the show-stopping number “Rock-A-Beatin Boogie.” In Shake Rattle & Rock! Gaye played the love interest in the story about adults who want to ban rock ‘n’ roll because they think it leads to juvenile delinquency. The green-eyed Gaye guest-starred quite often on TV, appearing on such shows as 77 Sunset Strip, Get Smart, Wagon Train, and, in her last onscreen appearance in 1970, Mod Squad. The Hollywood Reporter.

Linda Christian in LIFE

In Mexican on September 18, 2017 at 7:38 am

Linda Christian: born Bianca Welter 1923, Mexico, died 2011. On screen 1943 – 1988 including Tarzan and the Mermaids (1948), Slaves of Babylon (1953) and The Beauty Jungle (1964) as herself. Married to Tyrone Power 1949 – 1956 and mother of actresses Romina Power and Taryn Power.

Natalie Wood 1964

In 1938, American on September 18, 2017 at 7:18 am

Natalie Wood at the premiere of the film ‘Love with the Proper Stranger’, Paramount Cinema, Paris France, September 18th 1964.

 

Natalie Wood, James Dean and Perry Lopez

In 1938, American on September 18, 2017 at 5:37 am

Natalie Wood (1938 – 1981), James Dean (1931 – 1955), and Perry Lopez (1929 – 2008) on the set of ‘Rebel Without a Cause,’ 1955.