Natalie Schafer

Born Nov 5, 1900

Natalie Schafer was an American actress, best known as Eunice "Lovey" Wentworth Howell on CBS's sitcom Gilligan's Island (1964-67).

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1900 Birth Born on November 5, 1900.


1912 11 Years Old Schafer was legendarily discreet about her age, never even telling Calhern. 1912 was generally given as her birth year for many years, which few believed, yet her actual year of birth (which was not discerned until after her death) of 1900 shocked even her intimate friends. … Read More


1927 26 Years Old Schafer appeared on Broadway in seventeen plays between 1927 and 1959, often playing supporting roles. … Read More


1934 33 Years Old Schafer was married to actor Louis Calhern from 1934 to 1942; they had no children. Long after their divorce, the two appeared together in the 1956 film Forever, Darling. … Read More


1971 70 Years Old …  In 1971-72, Schafer joined the cast of the CBS daytime-serial, Search for Tomorrow.
1990 89 Years Old Her final performance was given in 1990, in the television film I'm Dangerous Tonight, opposite Anthony Perkins and Corey Parker. … Read More
1991 90 Years Old Died on April 10, 1991.
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