Marilyn Maxwell

Born Aug 3, 1921

Marilyn Maxwell, born Marvel Marilyn Maxwell, was an American actress and entertainer. Noted for her blonde hair and sexually alluring persona, she appeared in several films and radio programs, and entertained the troops during World War II and the Korean War on USO tours with Bob Hope.… Read More

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1921 Birth Born on August 3, 1921.


1942 20 Years Old She started her professional entertaining career as a radio singer while still a teenager before signing with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1942 as a contract player. … Read More
1944 22 Years Old Maxwell married three times, each marriage ending in divorce. In September 1944, she married actor John Conte; they divorced in June 1946.
1950 28 Years Old Her second marriage, to restaurateur Anders McIntyre, lasted just over a year, from January 1, 1950, until they were divorced March 23, 1951.


1956 34 Years Old Her only child, Matthew, was born to Maxwell and Davis in 1956. … Read More
1960 38 Years Old Maxwell's six-year marriage to writer/producer Jerry Davis ended in 1960.


1972 50 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1972, Maxwell's 15-year-old son arrived home from school and found her dead at the age of 50 of an apparent heart attack, after she had been treated for hypertension and pulmonary disease. … Read More
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