Jean Speegle Howard

Born Jan 31, 1927

Jean Speegle Howard was an American actress who acted primarily in film and on television. Howard made appearances in over 30 television shows, mostly sitcoms, such as Married... With Children (1994–1996), Grace Under Fire (1993), Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) beginning from 1975 (mostly from during the 1980s and 1990s) until her death.… Read More

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1927 Birth Born on January 31, 1927.


1949 22 Years Old Howard was born Jean F. Speegle in Duncan, Oklahoma, the daughter of Louise (née Dewey) and William Allen Speegle. She married actor Rance Howard, also from Duncan, Oklahoma in 1949. … Read More


1995 68 Years Old 1 More Event
In a 1995 episode of Roseanne, Howard appeared as an elderly neighbor who prefers to be nude while in her own home, much to the chagrin of Dan and Roseanne, who often see from their own bedroom window. … Read More
2000 73 Years Old 1 More Event
The How the Grinch Stole Christmas 2000 film, directed by her son Ron, and featuring her son Clint and her husband Rance and her granddaughter Bryce, includes a dedication to her at the beginning of the end credits, saying that she was "who loved Christmas the most". … Read More
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