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Jean Rogers

Born Mar 25, 1916

Jean Rogers was an American actress, who is known to have starred in serial films throughout the 1930s as well as low–budgeted feature films in the 1940s as a leading lady. However, she is mostly remembered for her portrayal of the character Dale Arden in the Flash Gordon serial films.… Read More

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1916 Birth Born on March 25, 1916.


1933 17 Years Old Jean Rogers was born Eleanor Dorothy Lovegren in Belmont, Massachusetts. Her father was an immigrant from Malmö, Sweden. Originally, she had hoped to study art. However, as a teenager in 1933, she won a local beauty contest sponsored by Paramount Pictures, which helped launch a career in Hollywood.
1935 19 Years Old Rogers starred in a number of serials for Universal from 1935 to 1938, including Ace Drummond and Flash Gordon.


1936 20 Years Old Rogers got her biggest assignment when she played the role of Dale Arden in the first two Flash Gordon serials between 1936 and 1939. … Read More
1943 27 Years Old Rogers' marriage to Dan Winkler in 1943 raised the complexity of her acting career after having been fired from MGM, which was the company she preferred the most.


1951 35 Years Old As a result, she continued freelancing and ultimately retired in 1951. … Read More


1979 63 Years Old However, she did have one interview that is said to have taken place in 1979, where she explains what it was like to be in show business. … Read More
1991 75 Years Old In early 1991, Rogers died in Sherman Oaks at the age of 74, due to her inability to recover from a surgery she underwent. … Read More
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