Profile

Phyllis Thaxter

Actress
Female
Born Nov 20, 1919

Phyllis St. Felix Thaxter was an American actress.

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Phyllis Thaxter.

  • Correction: Maine 2012 Deaths Story
    San Francisco Chronicle - Dec 31, 2012
  • Reed, Educators, Among Notable Maine Deaths
    San Francisco Chronicle - Dec 30, 2012
  • Phyllis Thaxter, Actress Who Played Superman’s Ma Kent, Dies At 92
    NYTimes - Aug 27, 2012
  • Phyllis Thaxter, Actress Who Played Superman’s Ma Kent, Dies At 92
    NYTimes - Aug 20, 2012

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Phyllis Thaxter.

CHILDHOOD

1921 Birth Born on November 20, 1921.

TEENAGE

1940 18 Years Old She worked on Broadway at the beginning of the 1940's.

TWENTIES

1944 22 Years Old In 1944, she signed a contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. … Read More
1948 26 Years Old In 1948, she played a cattle owner's daughter alongside Barbara Bel Geddes in Blood on the Moon. … Read More

THIRTIES

1952 30 Years Old Thaxter's career stalled after an attack of polio in 1952. … Read More

FORTIES

1962 40 Years Old 1 More Event
They divorced in 1962. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2012 91 Years Old Thaxter died on August 14, 2012, in Longwood, Florida, after an eight- or nine-year battle with Alzheimer's disease. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phyllis_Thaxter.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.