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Phyllis Gates

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Born Dec 7, 1926
Hometown Dawson, Minnesota
Died Jan 4, 2006
Death Place Marina del Rey
Other Names Phyllis Lucille G...

Phyllis Lucille Gates was an American secretary and interior decorator known for her three year marriage to the actor Rock Hudson. The story of their marriage was depicted in the 1990 TV film Rock Hudson, starring Daphne Ashbrook (as Gates) and Thomas Ian Griffith (as Hudson).… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1925 Birth Born on December 7, 1925.

TWENTIES

1954 28 Years Old She was born in Dawson, Minnesota and raised on a farm. She was employed as a secretary to the Hollywood talent agent, Henry Willson when she met Rock Hudson in October 1954. They started dating several days later and were married in Santa Barbara on November 9, 1955, shortly after he finished filming Giant (1956). … Read More

THIRTIES

1958 32 Years Old These were confirmed by a close friend of hers, who also revealed to her that the individual Hudson had the affair with was a man, and the couple was divorced in 1958.

LATE ADULTHOOD

1990 64 Years Old The story of their marriage was depicted in the 1990 TV film Rock Hudson, starring Daphne Ashbrook and Thomas Ian Griffith. … Read More
2006 80 Years Old Died on January 4, 2006.
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