Ali MacGraw

Born Apr 1, 1939

Elizabeth Alice "Ali" MacGraw is an American actress. She first gained attention for her role in Goodbye, Columbus in 1969, for which she won a Golden Globe Award, followed by Love Story in 1970, for which she received an Academy Award nomination and won a second Golden Globe. She married actor Steve McQueen in 1973, after appearing with him in the 1972 film The Getaway.… Read More

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1939 Birth Born on April 1, 1939.


1969 30 Years Old 1 More Event
MacGraw first gained attention with her role in Goodbye, Columbus in 1969, for which she won the Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer.
1970 31 Years Old She reached international fame in 1970's Love Story, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama.
In 1972, MacGraw was voted the top female box office star in the world and was honored with a hands and footprints ceremony at Grauman's Chinese Theatre after having been in just three films. … Read More
1973 34 Years Old She married McQueen on August 31, 1973, and divorced him in 1978. … Read More
1978 39 Years Old Having taken a five-year break from acting, in 1978 MacGraw re-emerged in another box office hit, Convoy (1978), opposite Kris Kristofferson. … Read More


1983 44 Years Old In 1983, MacGraw starred in the highly successful television miniseries The Winds of War.
1984 45 Years Old In 1984, MacGraw joined hit ABC prime-time soap opera Dynasty as Lady Ashley Mitchell, which, she admitted in a 2011 interview, she did for the money.
1985 46 Years Old She appeared in 14 episodes of the show before her character was killed off in the infamous "Moldavian wedding massacre" cliffhanger episode in 1985.


1991 52 Years Old In 1991, People magazine selected MacGraw as one of its "50 Most Beautiful People" in the World.


2006 67 Years Old 1 More Event
MacGraw made her Broadway theatre debut in New York City in 2006 as a dysfunctional matriarch in the drama Festen (The Celebration).
2008 69 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008 GQ magazine listed her in their "Sexiest 25 Women in Film Ever" edition. … Read More
2016 77 Years Old In 2016, MacGraw reunited with Love Story co-star Ryan O'Neal in a staging of A.R. Gurney's play Love Letters.
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