Martha Hyer

Born Aug 10, 1924

Martha Hyer is a retired American film actress.

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1924 Birth Born on August 10, 1924.


1946 21 Years Old She attended Northwestern University and was a member of Pi Beta Phi fraternity for women. After completing her education, she next appeared in The Locket in 1946.


1956 31 Years Old She had roles in So Big (1953), Sabrina (1954), The Delicate Delinquent in 1956 (Jerry Lewis' first film without Dean Martin), Houseboat (1958) and Once Upon a Horse (also in 1958 with Dan Rowan and Dick Martin). … Read More
1958 33 Years Old Her most significant role came as the love interest of Frank Sinatra in Some Came Running for director Vincente Minnelli in 1958, for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. … Read More


1966 41 Years Old Hyer married producer Hal B. Wallis in 1966, and the couple remained together until his death in 1986.


1990 65 Years Old Her autobiography, Finding My Way: A Hollywood Memoir, was published in 1990.
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