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 MGM in 1942 as a contract player. … Read More


1957 35 Years Old On May 16, 1957, she guest starred on NBC's The Ford Show, Starring Tennessee Ernie Ford.
1961 39 Years Old In the 1961-1962 television season, Maxwell played Grace Sherwood, owner of the diner on ABC's 26-episode Bus Stop, a drama about travelers passing through the fictitious town of Sunrise, Colorado.


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