Sharon Tate

actress, victim of murder by Charles Manson followers Sharon Tate

Sharon Marie Tate was an American actress. During the 1960s she played small television roles before appearing in several films. After receiving positive reviews for her comedic performances, she was hailed as one of Hollywood's promising newcomers and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her performance in Valley of the Dolls (1967). She also appeared regularly in fashion magazines as a model and cover girl.
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Sister of Sharon Tate Discusses Burglary - MyFox Los Angeles
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Los Angeles - On Thursday Debra Tate, the executor of her sister Sharon Tate's estate, talked to us about the recent burglary of her home. During the break-in Sharon's wedding dress, furs, and other items were stolen. Debra thinks she knows who was
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Home > movies > What's the Big Deal?: Rosemary's Baby - Film.com
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A year after Rosemary's Baby was released, his wife, Sharon Tate, and four others were killed by Charles Manson's insane followers at the Polanskis' LA home. (Polanski was in London on business.) Tate was 8 1/2 months pregnant at the time
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Genealogists now can order microfilm records online - Tbo.com
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With rising gas prices and bad financial times, we genealogists like everyone else try to find ways to economize. The LDS church has just taken a step forward in helping us save on our gas budget
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Make the most of government's nosiness - Tbo.com
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In some ways, the census is representative of government sprawl. It began in 1790, and for 50 years it was a document that simply recorded heads of households and the age, race and sex (but not names) of
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Grieving Kin Endure Pain Of Fighting For the Dead
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SAN DIEGO -- The other day, at the sprawling state prison here, Linda and Alfred Tay sat in a cramped, windowless room, just feet from the man serving time for murdering their son. Quarters are close at parole hearings. They listened as the inmate made his case for parole. And then, exercising their rights as victims under California law, the Tays
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FLASH FRIDAY: Roman Polanski's (GOD OF) CARNAGE - Broadway World
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During this time, he met Sharon Tate - the star of his hilarious vampire horror spoof, THE FEARLESS VAMPIRE KILLERS or PARDON ME, BUT YOUR TEETH ARE IN MY NECK later adapted into the European smash and the Broadway flop DANCE OF THE VAMPIRES - and it
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Fill in the blanks on unmarked graves - Tbo.com
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Lying peacefully in a little Trilby cemetery are four sibling babies whose tombstones carry no names. Who they were and why their brief lives were cut short has been lost to time
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This Day in History: Nixon Resigns the Presidency; Sharon Tate Murdered - Patch.com
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The 37th President of the United States resigned 37 years ago today; Sharon Tate and others discovered slain on same day in 1969. By Caitlin Burgess Effective at noon on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 1974, Pres. Richard Nixon officially resigned as president of the
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TV Guide Network Gets Dirty with Celebrities' Most Salacious Scandals in "100 ... - The Futon Critic
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The infamous Black Dahlia murder, vaudeville star Fatty Arbuckle accused of killing a young starlet, the stabbing of Lana Turner's lover by her own daughter and the gruesome slaying of the beautiful Sharon Tate by followers of Charles Manson all make
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Find your way to ancestral homes – virtually, at least - Tbo.com
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There I was, sitting at my home computer in Hillsborough County, one hand on the wheel (uh, mouse), zipping down Florida Highway 90 in Gadsden County. Some of you, thinking you missed something, probably went back and reread that
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10 Best Actors Who Died Young - Screen Junkies
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Sharon Tate, 26. The young Sharon Tate was the star of "Valley Of The Dolls." Sharon was the pregnant wife of director Roman Polanski when she was murdered by followers of Charles Manson. Bruce Lee, 32. Bruce Lee was a martial arts icon even before he
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An Anti-Climactic Close to Hollywood Murder Investigation - Huffington Post (blog)
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Thinking back on her case brought to mind another infamous Hollywood homicide -- the killings more than four decades ago of actress Sharon Tate and group of her notable friends at her rented home on Cielo Drive by a deranged Charles Manson
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Researching race requires more than census records - Tbo.com
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For much of America's early history, sexual relations and marriage between members of the white and other races were forbidden. But as with other issues, passing a law simply gave individuals something to
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The Unexpected Icon: Valley Of The Dolls - StyleList
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by Simone Kitchens (Subscribe to Simone Kitchens's posts) Once you get past all the pill-popping drama, there's some serious beauty inspiration in this movie from 1967, starring Sharon Tate, Barbara Parkins and Patty Duke. The film, based on the book
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EXCLUSIVE: You can be a bit of a footballer or a bit of a cricketer. You just ... - Daily Mail
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'Sharon Tate was so beautiful. Roman Polanski, he was the man. He saw me in a television interview and liked the look of me. He gave me a part in his Dracula spoof. 'Maybe he didn't like the look of me. He cast me as a bloody monster, a hunchback with
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Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Sharon Tate
    TWENTIES
  • 1969
    Age 26
    Tate's last completed film, 12+1 (costarring Orson Welles), was released in 1969 after her death, with the actress receiving top billing.
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    On August 8, 1969, Tate was two weeks from giving birth.
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    She returned from London to Los Angeles, on July 20, 1969, traveling alone on the QE2.
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    In March 1969, she traveled to Italy to begin filming, while Polanski went to London to work on The Day of the Dolphin (1973).
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  • 1968
    Age 25
    She became pregnant near the end of 1968, and on February 15, 1969, she and Polanski moved to 10050 Cielo Drive in Benedict Canyon.
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    In the summer of 1968, Tate began her next film, The Wrecking Crew (1969), a comedy in which she played Freya Carlson, an accident-prone spy, who was also a romantic interest for star Dean Martin, playing Matt Helm.
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    Tate and Polanski moved into the Chateau Marmont Hotel in Los Angeles for a few months until they arranged to lease Patty Duke's home on Summit Ridge Drive in Beverly Hills during the latter part of 1968.
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    On January 20, 1968 while in London, Tate married Roman Polanski, her director and costar in The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967).
  • 1967
    Age 24
    A March 1967 article about Tate in Playboy began, "This is the year that Sharon Tate happens " and included six nude or partially nude photographs taken by Roman Polanski during filming of The Fearless Vampire Killers.
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    In late 1967, Tate and Polanski returned to London and were frequent subjects of newspaper and magazine articles. Tate was depicted as being untraditional and modern, and was quoted as saying couples should live together before marrying. They were married in Chelsea, London, on January 20, 1968, with considerable publicity.
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  • 1965
    Age 22
    In late 1965, Ransohoff finally gave Tate her first major role in a motion picture in the film Eye of the Devil, costarring David Niven, Deborah Kerr, Donald Pleasence, and David Hemmings.
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  • 1964
    Age 21
    In 1964, Tate made a screen test for Sam Peckinpah opposite Steve McQueen for the film The Cincinnati Kid.
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    In 1964, she met Jay Sebring, a former sailor who had established himself as a leading hair stylist in Hollywood.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1963
    Age 20
    In 1963, he introduced her to Martin Ransohoff, director of Filmways, Inc., who signed her to a seven-year contract.
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  • 1962
    Age 19
    The family returned to the United States in 1962, and Tate moved to Los Angeles, where she contacted Richard Beymer's agent, Harold Gefsky.
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  • 1961
    Age 18
    In 1961, Tate was employed by the singer Pat Boone and appeared with him in a television special he made in Venice.
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  • 1960
    Age 17
    She spoke of her ambition to study psychiatry, and also stated her intention to compete in the "Miss Washington" pageant in 1960, but before she could follow either course of action, Paul Tate was transferred to Italy, taking his family with him.
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  • 1959
    Age 16
    As she matured, people commented on her beauty; she began entering beauty pageants, winning the title of "Miss Richland" in Washington in 1959.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1943
    Age 0
    Born on January 24, 1943.
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