Olive Borden

Olive Borden

Born Jul 14, 1906

Olive Borden was an American actress in silent and early talkies. Nicknamed "The Joy Girl", Borden was known for her jet-black hair and overall beauty.

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1906 Birth Olive Borden was born in Richmond, Virginia in 1906. … Read More


1919 12 Years Old After their separation, Borden learned that Spector was not divorced from his first wife, Pearl, whom he married in 1919. Spector was arrested for bigamy in 1932 after his first wife came forward and claimed they were still married.
1922 15 Years Old Borden began her career as one of the Sennett Bathing Beauties in 1922 and was soon appearing as a vamp in Hal Roach comedy shorts. … Read More
1925 18 Years Old She was signed by Fox after being named a WAMPAS Baby Star in 1925 (along with cousin Natalie Joyce). … Read More
1926 19 Years Old From 1926 until 1930 she had been romantically involved with actor George O'Brien and the press reported they were engaged. … Read More


1931 24 Years Old Borden was married twice. Her first marriage was to stockbroker Theodore Spector whom she married on March 28, 1931. The marriage was rocky and the couple separated in early 1932.
1932 25 Years Old In November 1932, Borden petitioned the court for an annulment which was later granted.
1934 27 Years Old She married her second husband, railroad technician John Moeller, in November 1934. … Read More


1947 40 Years Old 1 More Event
Borden died on October 1, 1947 from a stomach ailment and pneumonia at the age of 41. … Read More
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