Rhonda Fleming

Actress + Singer
Born Aug 10, 1923

Rhonda Fleming, is an American film and television actress. She acted in more than forty films, mostly in the 1940s and 1950s, and became renowned as one of the most beautiful and glamorous actresses of her day. She was nicknamed the "Queen of Technicolor" because her fair complexion and flaming red hair photographed exceptionally well in Technicolor.… Read More

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1923 Birth Born on August 10, 1923.


1941 17 Years Old Fleming began working as a film actress while attending Beverly Hills High School, from which she graduated in 1941. … Read More


1951 27 Years Old She sang on NBC's Colgate Comedy Hour during the same live telecast that featured Errol Flynn, on September 30, 1951, from the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood.
1953 29 Years Old In 1953, Fleming portrayed Cleopatra in Serpent of the Nile. … Read More


1955 31 Years Old Much of the outdoor location work for Fleming's appearance in the 1955 Western Tennessee's Partner, in which she played Duchess opposite John Payne as Tennessee and Ronald Reagan as Cowpoke, was filmed at the storied Iverson Movie Ranch in Chatsworth, California, known as the most heavily filmed outdoor location in the history of the movies and television. … Read More
1958 34 Years Old In 1958, Fleming again displayed her singing talent when she recorded her only LP, entitled simply Rhonda (reissued in 2008 on CD as Rhonda Fleming Sings Just For You). … Read More


1980 56 Years Old One of her final film appearances to date was a bit-role in the 1980 comedy The Nude Bomb (starring Don Adams) as Edith von Secondburg. … Read More


1991 67 Years Old Fleming has worked for several charities, especially in the field of cancer care, and has served on the committees of many related organizations. In 1991, she and her fifth husband, Ted Mann, established the Rhonda Fleming Mann Clinic For Women's Comprehensive Care at the UCLA Medical Center. … Read More
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