Linda Harrison

Born Jul 26, 1945

Linda Harrison is an American model and actress.

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1945 Birth Born on July 24, 1945.
1956 10 Years Old At age five, Harrison's mother enrolled her in ballet and acrobatics classes, and at six she began performing on stage. Over the years, Harrison became a skilled acrobat, entered acrobatics contests, and in 1956, when she was 11, earned first prize with her acrobatic routine in the Del-Mar-Va Delaware-Maryland-Virginia Chicken Festival Talent Contest. … Read More


1964 18 Years Old As a teenager, Harrison appeared on local TV and radio, and worked summers as a waitress at Phillips Crab House in Ocean City. While still in high school, Harrison won the Miss Berlin title; then, in 1964, the Miss Del-Mar-Va pageant. … Read More
1965 19 Years Old In New York, the Harrison girls shared an apartment and their mother's credit card. Harrison scored some success as a model, but she disliked New York and was homesick for Berlin. Less than a year later, she returned home and entered the Miss Maryland beauty pageant, a preliminary event to the Miss American Pageant, itself the final preliminary event to the Miss International contest, to be held in Long Beach, California, in mid-June 1965.Harrison won the contest over nineteen other girls, and in June 1965, as Miss Maryland, she traveled to California for the Miss American contest. … Read More


1968 22 Years Old 1 More Event
She is known for her role as Charlton Heston's female mate Nova in the 1968 film Planet of the Apes, and its 1970 sequel Beneath the Planet of the Apes opposite James Franciscus.


2001 55 Years Old She also had a cameo in Tim Burton's 2001 remake Planet of the Apes.
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