Marion Ross

Born Oct 25, 1928

Marion Ross is an American actress best known for her role as Marion Cunningham on the television series Happy Days from 1974 to 1984.

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1928 Birth Born on October 25, 1928.


1950 21 Years Old Ross enrolled in San Diego State University, where she was named the school's most outstanding actress. After graduation in 1950, she performed in summer theater in La Jolla, California. … Read More
1953 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Ross made her 1953 film debut in Forever Female, starring Ginger Rogers and William Holden. … Read More
1954 25 Years Old In 1954, she appeared as Ginny Thorpe on The Lone Ranger, and in 1958, she appeared on NBC's Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer as Mary Williams.


1959 30 Years Old In 1959, she appeared as a starting teacher, Miss McGinnis, on ABC's The Donna Reed Show. … Read More
1961 32 Years Old In the 1961–62 television season, she played Gertrude Berg's daughter, Susan Green, on the CBS sitcom Mrs. G. Goes to College, and also starred as a mail order bride on Rawhide. … Read More


1972 43 Years Old The series' pilot was an episode of Love, American Style in 1972, where she originated the character. … Read More
1978 49 Years Old Between 1978 and 1986, she appeared as different characters on The Love Boat.


1986 57 Years Old However, in the 1986–87 television season, Ross became a series regular, playing Emily Haywood.


1991 - 1997 3 More Events
2007 78 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, Ross appeared in Music Within.
2008 79 Years Old In June 2008, the Albert Lea Civic Theater in Albert Lea, Minnesota changed its name to the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center.
2009 80 Years Old That year, Ross played Aunt Lucille in the film Superhero Movie, and in 2009 she appeared in a guest spot on The New Adventures of Old Christine.
2010 81 Years Old In 2010, Ross guest starred on Nurse Jackie and Grey's Anatomy, and also appeared in the Cartoon Network television film Scooby-Doo! … Read More
2011 82 Years Old 1 More Event
On April 19, 2011, Ross and four of her Happy Days co-stars, Erin Moran, Don Most, Anson Williams and the estate of Tom Bosley, who died in 2010, filed a $10 million breach-of-contract lawsuit against CBS, which owns the show, claiming they had not been paid for merchandising revenue owed under their contracts. … Read More
2013 84 Years Old In 2013, she guest starred on The Middle, and in 2014 on Two and a Half Men.
2015 86 Years Old In September 2015, she began making brief appearances on MeTV to share her memories of her Happy Days co-stars.
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