Joan Woodbury

Born Dec 17, 1915

Joan Woodbury was an American actress beginning in the 1930s and continuing well into the 1960s.

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1915 Birth Born on December 17, 1915.


She moved to Hollywood and that same year received her first acting role in the 1934 film Eight Girls in a Boat, which was uncredited.


1936 20 Years Old In 1936 her career began to become more successful, with appearences in eight films that year, of which five were uncredited. … Read More
By 1937 her career had taken off, mostly in B-movies such as Bulldog Courage, but also with her receiving many credited roles.
1938 22 Years Old On December 17, 1938, Woodbury married actor and producer Henry Wilcoxon, with whom she would have three daughters: Wendy Joan, Heather Ann and Cecilia Dawn.


1946 30 Years Old 1 More Event
From 1946 her career declined, more due to her desire to spend more time with her family than her not having acting offers. … Read More


1989 73 Years Old Died on February 22, 1989.
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