Carol Grace

Born Sep 11, 1924

Carol Grace was an American actress and author. She is usually referred to as Carol Marcus Saroyan or Carol Matthau. Carol Grace was born in New York City's Lower East Side; her mother, who was sixteen when she gave birth, was the daughter of Russian Jewish immigrants. Carol never knew her biological father. According to the Matthau family website he was British actor Leslie Howard, most famous for his performance in Gone With the Wind.… Read More

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1924 Birth Born on September 11, 1924.


1955 30 Years Old In 1955 she published a novella based on her experiences as a foster child, The Secret in the Daisy.
1959 34 Years Old She was also married to actor Walter Matthau, from August 21, 1959 until his death on July 1, 2000; they had one son, Charles Matthau. … Read More


1992 67 Years Old In 1992 she published a memoir, Among the Porcupines.
2003 78 Years Old 1 More Event
Carol Saroyan Matthau died of a cerebral aneurysm on July 20, 2003, aged 78.
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