Joanna Moore

Born Nov 10, 1934

Joanna Moore was an American film and television actress best known for her guest roles on the popular television shows of the 1960s, most notably as Sheriff Andy Taylor's love interest, Peggy "Peg" McMillan in four episodes of The Andy Griffith Show. She was married to actor Ryan O'Neal from 1963 to 1967, and was also the mother of actors Griffin and Tatum O'Neal.… Read More

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1934 Birth Born on November 10, 1934.
1941 6 Years Old She was born Dorothy Joanne Cook in Americus, Georgia, the elder of two daughters of Dorothy Martha (née English) and Henry Anderson Cook III. When she was a child, her parents and younger sister were involved in a fatal car accident, on March 31, 1941. … Read More


1951 16 Years Old As a teen, she married and quickly divorced Willis Moore in 1951. … Read More


1956 21 Years Old Moore made her television debut in the November 8, 1956 episode of Lux Video Theatre.
1957 22 Years Old The following year, she made her film debut in the 1957 crime drama, Appointment with a Shadow. … Read More
In 1958, she had a small role in the film noir classic Touch of Evil, with Orson Welles, Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, and Marlene Dietrich, followed by more substantial roles in the horror film Monster on the Campus and the Western Ride a Crooked Trail.
1960 25 Years Old From 1960 to 1961, she guest starred on Five Fingers, The Rebel, Hong Kong, The Untouchables, 77 Sunset Strip, Going My Way, and Empire.
1962 27 Years Old In 1962, Moore appeared as Miss Precious in Walk on the Wild Side with Jane Fonda, Barbara Stanwyck and Capucine, followed by the musical, Follow That Dream with Elvis Presley. … Read More
She was married to actor Ryan O'Neal from 1963 to 1967, with whom she had two children: Griffin and Tatum O'Neal.
1964 29 Years Old In 1964, she guest starred on Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre.


1965 30 Years Old From 1965 to 1967, Moore guested on The Man from U.N.C.L.E., The Rogues, My Three Sons, Peyton Place (starring Moore's then-husband Ryan O'Neal), Daniel Boone, Cowboy in Africa, and The Iron Horse.
1967 32 Years Old In 1967, Moore appeared as Daphne Harper, a snob and former college beauty queen chum of Darrin's, in the "Charlie Harper, Winner" episode of Bewitched. … Read More
1973 38 Years Old In 1973, she appeared in the television adaption of the 1954 film Three Coins in the Fountain, also starring Yvonne Craig and Cynthia Pepper.
1974 39 Years Old In 1974 she appeared on The Waltons in the episode entitled "The Departure".


1975 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1975, she co-starred in the feature film The Hindenburg. … Read More


1996 61 Years Old In 1996, Moore, a long-time smoker, was diagnosed with lung cancer.
1997 62 Years Old 1 More Event
On November 22, 1997, she died from the disease. … Read More
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