Alan Ladd

Alan Ladd - Silver Screen Magazine Pictorial [United States] (February 1951)
1913 - 1964

Alan Ladd  American Actor

Alan Ladd passed away on 29th Jan 1964 aged 50. His last relationship was when June Allyson started dating Alan Ladd in 1950.

Relationships

Alan Ladd was previously married to Sue Carol (1941 - 1964) and Marjorie Jane Harrold (1936 - 1941).

Alan Ladd had 3 children, Alan Jr. (78), Alana (73) and David Alan (69).

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Alan Ladd is a 50 year old American Actor born on 3rd September, 1913 in Hot Springs, Arkansas, U. S. . His zodiac sign is Virgo

Alan Ladd was in 2 on-screen matchups, notably with Dorothy Lamour in Wild Harvest (1947) and Veronica Lake in The Blue Dahlia (1946).

Alan Ladd is a member of the following lists: Male actors from Arkansas, Male Western (genre) film actors and American male radio actors.

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Confirmed Relationships3
Longest Relationship23 yrs
Shortest Relationship5 yrs
Average Relationship Length11 yrs
First Name Alan
Last Name Ladd
Full Name at Birth Alan Walbridge Ladd Jr
Age 50 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd September, 1913
Birthplace Hot Springs, Arkansas, U.S.
Died 29th January, 1964
Place of Death Palm Springs, California, U.S
Cause of Death Overdose
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Baptist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Year(s) Active 1932–64
Official Websites www.cmgww.com/stars/ladd/, http://www.cmgww.com/stars/ladd/

Alan Walbridge Ladd (September 3, 1913 – January 29, 1964) was an American actor and film and television producer. Ladd found success in film the 1940s and early 1950s, particularly in Westerns such as Shane (1953) and film noirs where he was often paired with Veronica Lake, such as This Gun for Hire (1942), The Glass Key (1942) and The Blue Dahlia (1946). Other notable credits include Two Years Before the Mast (1946), Whispering Smith (1949) and The Great Gatsby (1949). His popularity diminished in the late 1950s, though he continued to appear in popular films until his accidental death due to a lethal combination of alcohol, a barbiturate, and two tranquilizers.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Alan Ladd50 VirgoActor
American
June Allyson88 LibraActress
American
Sue Carol75 ScorpioActress
American
Marjorie Jane Harrold100 Scorpio

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Alan Jr.Male22nd October, 193778 years old
AlanaFemale21st April, 194373 years old
David AlanMale5th February, 194769 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Carpetbaggers1964Nevada SmithMovie
13 West Street1962Walt SherillMovie
Duel of Champions1961HoratioMovie
All the Young Men1960Sgt. KincaidMovie
Guns of the Timberland1960Jim HadleyMovie
One Foot in Hell1960Mitch GarrettMovie
The Man in the Net1959John HamiltonMovie
The Badlanders1958Peter Van Hoek ('The Dutchman')Movie
The Deep Six1958Alexander 'Alec' AustenMovie
The Proud Rebel1958John ChandlerMovie
Boy on a Dolphin1957Dr. James CalderMovie
The Big Land1957Chad MorganMovie
A Cry in the Night1956Opening Narrator (voice, uncredited)Movie
Santiago1956Caleb 'Cash' AdamsMovie
Hell on Frisco Bay1955Steve RollinsMovie
The McConnell Story1955Capt. Joseph C.'Mac' McConnell, Jr.Movie
Drum Beat1954Johnny MacKayMovie
Hell Below Zero1954Duncan CraigMovie
Saskatchewan1954Thomas O'RourkeMovie
The Black Knight1954JohnMovie
Botany Bay1953Hugh TallantMovie
Desert Legion1953Paul LartalMovie
Paratrooper1953CanadaMovie
Shane1953ShaneMovie
G.E. True Theater1953Dan Donlan, Joe, Dan HolidayTV Show
The Iron Mistress1952Jim BowieMovie
Thunder in the East1952Steve GibbsMovie
Appointment with Danger1951Al GoddardMovie
Red Mountain1951Capt. Brett SherwoodMovie
Branded1950ChoyaMovie
Captain Carey, U.S.A.1950Captain Webster CareyMovie
Chicago Deadline1949Ed AdamsMovie
The Great Gatsby1949Jay GatsbyMovie
Eyes of Hollywood1949Movie
Beyond Glory1948Capt. Rockwell 'Rocky' GilmanMovie
Saigon1948Maj. Larry BriggsMovie
Whispering Smith1948Whispering SmithMovie
Calcutta1947Neale GordonMovie
My Favorite Brunette1947Sam McCloud (uncredited)Movie
Variety Girl1947Alan LaddMovie
Wild Harvest1947Joe MadiganMovie
O.S.S.1946Philip MassonMovie
The Blue Dahlia1946Johnny Morrison - Lt.Cmdr., ret.Movie
Two Years Before the Mast1946Charles StewartMovie
Duffy's Tavern1945Alan LaddMovie
Salty O'Rourke1945Salty O'RourkeMovie
Hollywood Victory Caravan1945Alan LaddShort Film
And Now Tomorrow1944Doctor Merek VanceMovie
Skirmish on the Home Front1944Harry W. AverageShort Film
China1943David JonesMovie
Letter from a Friend1943Short Film
Photographic Intelligence for Bombardment Aviation1943Capt. Smith (uncredited)Movie
Joan of Paris1942BabyMovie
Lucky Jordan1942Lucky JordanMovie
Star Spangled Rhythm1942Alan Ladd- Scarface SkitMovie
The Glass Key1942Ed BeaumontMovie
This Gun for Hire1942Philip RavenMovie
Citizen Kane1941Reporter Smoking Pipe at EndMovie
Great Guns1941Soldier in Photo Shop (uncredited)Movie
Paper Bullets1941Jimmy Kelly aka Bill DuganMovie
The Black Cat1941Richard HartleyMovie
The Reluctant Dragon1941Al - Baby Weems Storyboard ArtistMovie
Cadet Girl1941Harry - Musician (uncredited)Movie
Petticoat Politics1941Higgins Daughter's BoyfriendMovie
I Look at You1941Short Film
Captain Caution1940NewtonMovie
The Green Hornet1940Gilpin - Student Pilot [Ch. 3] (uncredited)Movie
The Howards of Virginia1940Backwoodsman (uncredited)Movie
The Light of Western Stars1940DannyMovie
Brother Rat and a Baby1940Cadet in Trouble (uncredited)Movie
Cross-Country Romance1940Mr. Williams - First Mate (uncredited)Movie
Ellery Queen, Master Detective1940Elevator Passenger (unconfirmed, uncredited)Movie
Gangs of Chicago1940Movie
Her First Romance1940John GilmanMovie
In Old Missouri1940John Pittman Jr.Movie
Those Were the Days!1940Keg RearickMovie
Victory1940Heyst as an 18-Year-OldMovie
Meet the Missus1940John WilliamsMovie
American Portrait1940Young man, Old manShort Film
Blame It on Love1940TV director (uncredited)Short Film
Meat and Romance1940Bill AllenMovie
More Worlds to Conquer1940Charles Martin HallShort Film
Hitler - Beast of Berlin1939Karl Bach (as Allan Ladd)Movie
Rulers of the Sea1939Colin FarrellMovie
The Mysterious Miss X1939Henchman (uncredited)Movie
The Goldwyn Follies1938First Auditioning Singer (uncredited)Movie
Come On, Leathernecks!1938Club Waiter (uncredited)Movie
Freshman Year1938Student (uncredited)Movie
The Last Train from Madrid1937Soldier (uncredited)Movie
All Over Town1937Young Man (uncredited)Movie
Hold 'Em Navy1937Chief Quartermaster (uncredited)Movie
Pigskin Parade1936Student (uncredited)Movie
Murder at the Vanities1934Chorus Boy (uncredited)Movie
Saturday's Millions1933Student (uncredited)Movie
Island of Lost Souls1932Beast (unconfirmed, uncredited)Movie
Once in a Lifetime1932Projectionist (uncredited)Movie
Tom Brown of Culver1932Cadet (uncredited)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (8)

Violet_ElectricMay 29, 2011

Didn't like him until I saw 'This Gun For Hire'- now I adore him! Very cute smile as well as being a very good actor

beckMar 4, 2010

Alan Ladd, unlike actors of today is manly, with a deep voice and very original in every sense.we watch Shane many times, brought home today for pa to watch it again after 30 years...

MaureenJul 19, 2009

A very handsome actor. Enjoyed Boy on a Dolphin and Shane - wonderful films. I liked his calm and tough manner.

gb2002May 11, 2009

This is an actor, that while I was growing up, if only for a few hours, put light in my life - if only for that moment in time. Great Actor.

xenophile113Dec 4, 2008

alan ladd is a great actor,i own many of his movies.he`s original,fresh and always entertaining.i highly recommend all his movies to watch.

Marys83Mar 31, 2008

Actor of Noir films...Love him...


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