Susan Peters

Born Jul 3, 1921

Susan Peters was an American stage, film and television actress.

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1921 Birth Born on July 3, 1921.


1933 12 Years Old In 1933, Robert Carnahan was killed in a car accident and the family moved to Los Angeles to live with Peters' maternal grandmother. (Another source says, "... she and her mother came to Hollywood when Suzanne was still an infant.") … Read More
1939 18 Years Old After graduating in June 1939, she won a scholarship to the Max Reinhardt School of Dramatic Arts. … Read More


1942 21 Years Old By 1942, however, Warner Bros. chose not to renew her contract. … Read More
1943 22 Years Old Peters married actor and film director Richard Quine on November 7, 1943.
1945 24 Years Old On January 1, 1945, Peters and Quine were duck hunting when a rifle accidentally discharged and she was injured; the bullet lodged in her spinal cord. … Read More
1946 25 Years Old Peters and her husband Richard Quine adopted a son, Timothy Richard, in 1946.
1947 26 Years Old They separated in March 1947 with Peters claiming that Quine was cruel and would not speak to her for days at a time. They were divorced in September 1948. … Read More


1952 31 Years Old On October 23, 1952, Peters died at Memorial Hospital in Visalia, California at the age of 31. … Read More
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