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Paula Raymond

Actress
Female
Born Nov 23, 1924

Paula Raymond was an American model and actress. In 1950, she was put under contract by MGM, where she played opposite such leading men as Cary Grant and Dick Powell. Earlier in her career, Raymond acted in film noir thrillers such as City That Never Sleeps, but later in her career she developed a horror film reputation. In 1952, she played the heroine in The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1924 Birth Born on November 23, 1924.

TEENAGE

1944 19 Years Old Raymond was previously married. In 1944, Raymond married Floyd Leroy Patterson. In 1946, they divorced shortly after the birth of their daughter, Raeme Dorene Patterson.

TWENTIES

1950 25 Years Old …  In 1950, she was put under contract by MGM, where she played opposite such leading men as Cary Grant and Dick Powell. … Read More
1952 27 Years Old In 1952, she played the heroine in The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms. … Read More
1954 29 Years Old In 1954, she starred as Queen Berengaria in the film King Richard and the Crusaders.

THIRTIES

1955 30 Years Old She also starred in a 1955 western, The Gun That Won the West.
1959 34 Years Old Raymond appeared in a 1959 episode "The Paymaster" of the ABC/Desilu western series, The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp, starring Hugh O'Brian. … Read More
1961 36 Years Old In 1961, she also played opposite Jack Kelly in an episode from the final season of the Western comedy television series Maverick entitled "The Golden Fleecing."
1962 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1962 she portrayed the role of Franny Wells in the episode "House of the Hunter" on CBS's Rawhide. … Read More

FIFTIES

1977 52 Years Old In 1977, while working on the soap opera Days of Our Lives, after only three appearances, she accidentally tripped on a telephone cord and broke her ankle. … Read More
1984 59 Years Old In 1984, she broke both hips, and in 1994, she broke her shoulder.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1993 68 Years Old In 1993, Raymond's daughter died.
2003 79 Years Old In 2003, Raymond died at the age of 79 from a series of respiratory ailments. … Read More
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