Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Barbara Nichols in a naughty pose

In 1928, American on April 24, 2018 at 10:44 am

Barbara Nichols (1928 – 1976): born Barbara Marie Nickerauer in Queens New York 1928, a blonde bombshell in Hollywood from River of No Return (1954) to Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (1976). Died age 47 from long term complications of a much earlier automobile accident.

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Anne Helm posing in a swimsuit

In 1938, Canadian on April 24, 2018 at 10:35 am

Anne Helm: Canadian-born actress, on American TV and movies from age 18 in 1956, retired in 1986 aftre thirty years; career highlight starring opposite Elvis Presley in Follow That Dream (1962); final credit: Amazing Stories (TV 1986).

Abbe Lane on the beach

In 1932, American on April 24, 2018 at 10:21 am

Abbe Lane: American singer, actress and model, born Abigail Francine Lassman, 1932.

Elke Sommer

In 1940, German on February 5, 2018 at 11:43 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).

Tania Béryl

In 1942, German on February 5, 2018 at 9:02 am

 

Taina Béryl aka Taina Berjil aka Taïna Beryl: European actress born 1942, in French, Italian and German films 1960 – 1968.

Maria Grazia Buccella

In 1940, Italian on February 5, 2018 at 7:29 am

Maria Grazia Buccella: Italian model and actress born 1940.

Janet Leigh 1927 – 2004

In 1927, American on February 4, 2018 at 10:47 pm

Janet Leigh (1927 – 2004): born Jeannette Helen Morrison, leading American actress of the late 1950s and early 1960s.

Raffaella Carrà

In 1942, Italian on February 4, 2018 at 1:51 pm

Raffaella Carrà: Italian actress and entertainer, born 1942, on screen 1952 – 1961 as Raffaella Pelloni, in acting roles as Raffaella Carrà until 1997.

Maria Grazia Buccella

In 1940, Italian on February 4, 2018 at 1:47 pm

Maria Grazia Buccella: Italian model and actress born 1940.

Maria Grazia Buccella

In Italian on February 4, 2018 at 1:08 am

Maria Grazia Buccella: Italian model and actress born 1940.