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Barbara Lawrence

Actress Turned Real Estate Businesswoman
Born Feb 24, 1930

Barbara Jo Lawrence is an American writer and real-estate businessperson, and retired actress and model. Born to Morris and Bereniece (née Eaton) Lawrence in Carnegie, Oklahoma, she moved with her mother to Kansas City, Missouri as an adolescent. Lawrence's career began as a child photographer's model. She appeared in her first film, Billy Rose's Diamond Horseshoe (1945). She was featured in the swashbuckler, Captain from Castile (1947) with Tyrone Power.… Read More

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1928 Birth Born on February 24, 1928.


1947 19 Years Old 1 More Event
In January 1947, aged 18, she married John Fontaine, an actor known professionally as Jeffrey Stone.


1951 23 Years Old In 1951 the actress married Johnny Murphy, and the couple had two children together before divorcing in 1957.
1957 29 Years Old In 1957, she starred in Kronos with Jeff Morrow. … Read More


1961 33 Years Old After marrying Lester R. Nelson in 1961, she had two more children.
1962 34 Years Old She made several more television appearances in 1962, then retired from acting altogether.


1976 48 Years Old She and Nelson divorced in 1976. … Read More
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