Suzy Parker

Actress and Model
Born Oct 28, 1932

Suzy Parker was an American model and actress active from 1947 into the early 1960s. Her modeling career reached its zenith during the 1950s when she appeared on the cover of dozens of magazines, advertisements, and in movie and television roles.

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1932 Birth Born on October 28, 1932.


1944 11 Years Old In 1944, Dorian worked as an advertising copy writer when a coworker encouraged her to go to the Conover Modeling Agency. … Read More
1950 17 Years Old Parker was married three times. In 1950, she and high-school sweetheart, Ronald Staton (some sources cite Charles), drove to Georgia to secretly marry. … Read More


1953 20 Years Old She agreed, and their divorce was finalized in Mexico in 1953. Ronald was killed years later in an automobile accident. Parker and Pierre continued to date for years despite Pierre's numerous infidelities. She also was paying for his high cost-of-living expenses. They married about 1957 or 1958, but the couple kept it a secret.
1958 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1958, Parker was a passenger in a car her father was driving when they were hit by an oncoming train. … Read More
1959 26 Years Old She gave birth to their daughter Georgia Belle Florian Coco Chanel de la Salle in December 1959, whose godmother was close friend Coco Chanel. … Read More
1960 27 Years Old In 1960, Parker met actor Bradford Dillman on the set of their movie, Circle of Deception. … Read More


1963 30 Years Old 1 More Event
Parker obtained a divorce and married Bradford in 1963 on board a boat at sea. … Read More
1964 31 Years Old In 1964 she was nervously rehearsing for her famous appearance in the well-known Twilight Zone episode "Number 12 Looks Just Like You" when she was in another car accident. … Read More


2003 70 Years Old 1 More Event
Parker decided to end dialysis treatments. She returned home and died at age 70 surrounded by family at her orchard in Montecito on May 3, 2003. … Read More
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