Stella Stevens

Born Oct 1, 1938

Stella Stevens is an American film, television, and stage actress who began her acting career in 1959 and starred in such popular films as The Nutty Professor (1963), The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1963), The Silencers (1966), Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows (1968), The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970), and The Poseidon Adventure (1972).… Read More

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1936 Birth Born on October 1, 1936.


1954 17 Years Old At the age of 18, she married electrician Noble Herman Stephens on December 1, 1954, probably in Memphis. … Read More


1957 20 Years Old The couple divorced in 1957 but Stella and her son retained a variation of her ex-husband's surname as their own professional surnames. … Read More
1959 22 Years Old …  She began her acting career in 1959 and starred in such popular films as Girls! … Read More
In 1960 she won a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress. … Read More
1962 25 Years Old In 1962, Stevens starred opposite Elvis Presley in Girls! … Read More
1964 27 Years Old In 1964, she signed a contract with Columbia Pictures (1964–1968). … Read More


1970 33 Years Old In 1970, Stevens starred opposite Jason Robards in Sam Peckinpah's The Ballad of Cable Hogue, for which she received positive reviews. … Read More
1972 35 Years Old In 1972 she starred in Irwin Allen's hugely successful disaster film The Poseidon Adventure with Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Roddy McDowall, and Shelley Winters. … Read More


1979 42 Years Old In 1979, she appeared along with son Andrew Stevens in the The Oregon Trail (1977) episode "Hannah's Girl". … Read More
1983 46 Years Old In 1983 Stevens began a long-term relationship with rock guitarist Bob Kulick; through at least 1990, they shared Stevens' Beverly Hills home.


1989 52 Years Old From 1989 to 1990, she had a role on Santa Barbara as Phyllis Blake. … Read More


1999 62 Years Old In 1999, she co-wrote a novel titled, Razzle Dazzle, about a Memphis-born singer named Johnny Gault. … Read More
2005 68 Years Old In 2005, Stevens received the Reel Cowboys Silver Spur Award for her contributions to the Western genre.
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