Amanda Blake

Amanda Blake
1929 - 1989

Amanda Blake  American Actress

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2309
Age
60
Zodiac

Amanda Blake (February 20, 1929 – August 16, 1989) was an American actress best known for the role of the red-haired saloon proprietress "Miss Kitty Russell" on the television western Gunsmoke. She and her third husband Frank Gilbert ran one of ...

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship14 yrs, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship1 yr, 9 mths
Average Relationship Length6 yrs, 1 mth
First Name Amanda
Middle Name Louise
Last Name Blake
Maiden Name Neill
Full Name at Birth Beverly Louise Neill
Alternative Name Kitty, Beverly Louise Neill, Amanda Blake, Miss Amanda Blake
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 20th February, 1929
Birthplace Buffalo, New York
Died 16th August, 1989
Place of Death Sacramento, California
Cause of Death Liver Failure brought on by Viral Hepatitis, which was AIDS-related.
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Weight 135lbs (61 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Red
Distinctive Feature Natural Breasts
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Gunsmoke
Year(s) Active 1950–1989
Bust (inches) 37
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 25
Hips (inches) 37
Clothes Size 8
Shoe Size 8
Father Jesse Neill
Mother Louise Puckett Neill
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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Amanda Blake60 PiscesActress
American
Mark Spaeth45
American
Frank Gilbert-
Jason Day28 ScorpioGolf
Australian
Don Whitman-

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Dragnet1989 Mrs. Sylvia Wilson TV Show
B.O.R.N.1988 Rosie Movie
The Boost1988 Barbara Movie
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge1987 Kitty TV Movie
The Wildest West Show of the Stars1986 Award Presenter TV Movie
Brothers1984 Carlotta TV Show
Hart to Hart1979 Big Sam TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Nora Knox TV Show
The Quest1976 Miss Sally TV Show
Betrayal1974 Helen Mercer TV Movie
Clown Alley1966 Pickpocket Clown TV Movie
Steve Canyon1958 Molly McIntyre TV Show
State Trooper1956 Betty Lavon TV Show
The Edge of Night1956 Dr. Julianna Stanhower (1984) TV Show
High Society1955 Clarissa Jones Movie
The Glass Slipper1955 Birdena Movie
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955 Carol Arlington TV Show
Gunsmoke1955 Kitty TV Show
A Star Is Born1954 Susan Ettinger Movie
About Mrs. Leslie1954 Gilly Movie
The Adventures of Hajji Baba1954 Banah Movie
Miss Robin Crusoe1954 Miss Robin Crusoe Movie
Lili1953 Peach Lips Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Rita TV Show
Sabre Jet1953 Helen Daniel Movie
Scarlet Angel1952 Susan Bradley Movie
Cavalcade of America1952 Nancy Hart TV Show
Four Star Playhouse1952 Susan TV Show
Cattle Town1952 Marian Hastings Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951 Ruby, the Widder Jenkins, Nurse TV Show
China Corsair1951 Jane Richards Movie
Criminal Lawyer1951 Receptionist (uncredited) Movie
Sunny Side of the Street1951 Susie Manning Movie
The Family Secret1951 Telephone Girl (uncredited) Movie
Never Trust a Gambler1951 The Redhead at Police Station (uncredited) Movie
Smuggler's Gold1951 Susan Hodges Movie
Duchess of Idaho1950 Linda Kinston Movie
Stars in My Crown1950 Faith Radmore Samuels Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 TV Show
Counterspy Meets Scotland Yard1950 Karen Michelle Movie
Fireside Theatre1949 Louise Connor, Kathy TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948 Joan Roberts TV Show
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    passin thruMar 26, 2010

    Gunsmoke couldn`t have picked any better actors for one show. Miss Kitty was one of the best. Beautiful and talented

    sweetkittymanMay 16, 2009

    IF THERE EVER WAS AN ACTRESS, THAT FITTED PERECTLY INTO A CHARACTER ROLE,IT WAS AMANDA BLAKE,AS KITTY.THOSE EYES,THAT FACE,AND THAT FIRM VOICE - LET A REAL MAN KNOW,THAT SHE,WAS A REAL WOMAN.LOVE FOREVER,AND REST IN PEACE.

    redzatdbarNov 7, 2008

    It`s always been saidthat "you can count on one hand your "true friends" and I feel truely Blessed to be able to include Amanda as a part of My group. This world was cheated of a wonderful Lady and beautiful Soul..much to soon...And I will always treasure , the memories..I have of the short time we shared...Amanda,My friend..I Love you And Will Miss you always.Your Memory Lives On ...Dee

    LizApr 2, 2008

    What a wonderful memorial to Miss Kitty that her love of animals and her financial support have created a wildlife refuge in California for African animals. More information is available at pawsweb.org, Performing Animals Welfare Society. What a lasting tribute to a classy lady.


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