Lynn Bari

Born Dec 18, 1917

Lynn Bari, born Margaret Schuyler Fisher, was a movie actress who specialized in playing sultry, statuesque man-killers in over one hundred 20th Century Fox films from the early 1930s through the 1940s.

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1913 Birth Born on December 18, 1913.


1935 21 Years Old Bari was one of 14 young women "launched on the trail of film stardom" August 6, 1935, when they each received a six-month contract with 20th Century Fox after spending 18 months in the company's training school. … Read More
1943 29 Years Old Bari was married to agent Walter Kane, producer Sid Luft, and psychiatrist Dr. Nathan Rickles. Luft married Bari November 28, 1943. They divorced December 26, 1950.


1945 31 Years Old Bari's first child, a daughter with Luft, was born August 7, 1945, in St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica, California, but died the next day. … Read More
1950 36 Years Old She quickly took up the rising medium of television during the '50s, which began when she starred in the live television sitcom Detective's Wife, which ran during the summer of 1950, and in Boss Lady … Read More
1952 38 Years Old From July–September 1952, Bari starred in her own situation comedy, Boss Lady, a summer replacement for NBC's Fireside Theater. … Read More


1955 41 Years Old She and Rickles wed August 30, 1955; they divorced in 1972.
1958 44 Years Old A judge in Los Angeles ruled in Bari's favor in November 1958, ruling that the Luft household "was an improper place in which to rear the boy." … Read More
1960 46 Years Old In 1960, she played female bandit Belle Starr in the debut episode "Perilous Passage" of the NBC western series Overland Trail starring William Bendix and Doug McClure and with fellow guest star Robert J. Wilke as Cole Younger.


1989 75 Years Old 1 More Event
On November 20, 1989, Bari was found dead in her home of an apparent heart attack. … Read More
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