Julie Newmar

Born Aug 16, 1933

Julie Newmar is an American actress, dancer and singer. Her most famous role is Catwoman in the Batman television series.

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1933 Birth Born on August 16, 1933.


1956 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Her other stage credits include the Ziegfeld Follies in 1956, and playing Lola in Damn Yankees! (1961) and Irma in Irma la Douce (1965) in regional productions. … Read More
1958 24 Years Old …  She won the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for her role as Katrin Sveg in the 1958 Broadway production of The Marriage-Go-Round, and reprised the role in the 1961 film version. … Read More
1962 28 Years Old In 1962, Newmar appeared twice as motorcycle-riding, free-spirited heiress Vicki Russell on Route 66, filmed in Tucson, Arizona ("How Much a Pound is Albatross") and in Tennessee ("Give the Old Cat a Tender Mouse"). … Read More


1967 33 Years Old In 1967, she guest-starred as April Conquest in an episode of The Monkees ("Monkees Get Out More Dirt"), and was the pregnant Capellan princess, Eleen, in the Star Trek episode "Friday's Child".
1969 35 Years Old In 1969, she played a hit-woman in the It Takes a Thief episode "The Funeral is on Mundy" with Robert Wagner.


1977 43 Years Old Newmar married J. Holt Smith, a lawyer, on August 5, 1977, and moved with him to Fort Worth, Texas, where she lived until her divorce from Smith in 1984. … Read More
1983 49 Years Old In 1983, she reprised the hit-woman role in Hart to Hart, Wagner's later TV series, in the episode "A Change of Hart". … Read More


1992 58 Years Old She was seen in the music video for George Michael's "Too Funky" in 1992, and appeared as herself in a 1996 episode of Melrose Place.


2003 69 Years Old In 2003, Newmar appeared as herself in the TV movie Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt alongside former Batman co-stars Adam West, Burt Ward, Frank Gorshin, and Lee Meriwether. … Read More
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