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Wanda Hendrix

Actress
Female
Born Nov 11, 1928

Wanda Hendrix was an American film and television actress. Born Dixie Wanda Hendrix in Jacksonville, Florida, Hendrix was performing in her local amateur theater when she was seen by a talent agent who signed her to a Hollywood contract. She made her first film, Confidential Agent, in 1945 and for the first few years of her career was consistently cast in "B" pictures.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1928 Birth Born on November 3, 1928.

TEENAGE

1945 16 Years Old Born Dixie Wanda Hendrix in Jacksonville, Florida, Hendrix was performing in her local amateur theater when she was seen by a talent agent who signed her to a Hollywood contract. She made her first film, Confidential Agent, in 1945 and for the first few years of her career was consistently cast in "B" pictures. … Read More
1946 17 Years Old In 1946, Audie Murphy saw Hendrix on the cover of Coronet magazine and arranged to meet her. The two were married on February 8, 1949, making the film Sierra (1950) together, but the marriage was short-lived; they divorced on April 14, 1950. … Read More

TWENTIES

1954 25 Years Old Hendrix resumed her career but found it difficult to obtain good roles. On June 26, 1954, she married wealthy sportsman James Langford Stack, Jr., the brother of actor Robert Stack, and retired from acting, but made occasional appearances in television series such as My Three Sons and Wagon Train and Bewitched. The couple divorced on November 3, 1958.

FORTIES

1969 40 Years Old She married Italian financier and oil company executive Steven LaMonte on June 7, 1969. They divorced on November 17, 1980. … Read More

FIFTIES

1981 52 Years Old Died on February 1, 1981.
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