Jean Byron

Born Dec 10, 1925

Jean Byron was an American film, television, and stage actress. She is best known for the role of Natalie Lane, Patty Lane's mother in The Patty Duke Show.

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1925 Birth Jean Byron, (given name Imogene Burkhart) was born on December 10, 1925 in Paducah, Kentucky, and her family moved to Louisville, Kentucky when she was still quite young, and then to California when she was 19 during World War II. … Read More


1955 29 Years Old Byron was married to actor Michael Ansara from 1955 to 1956. … Read More


1959 33 Years Old In 1959, Byron landed a semiregular spot on CBS's The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis playing Dr. Imogene Burkhart, her real name. … Read More
1963 37 Years Old In 1963, she won the role of Natalie Lane on The Patty Duke Show.


1966 40 Years Old After the series ended in 1966, she continued appearing in guest roles on Batman, Marcus Welby, M.D., Maude, and Hotel.


1999 73 Years Old Byron's last on-screen role was in the 1999 television movie The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin' in Brooklyn Heights. … Read More
2006 80 Years Old On February 3, 2006, Byron died in Mobile, Alabama, of complications following hip replacement surgery.
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