Barbara Payton

Barbara Payton
1927 - 1967

Barbara Payton  American Actress

Barbara Payton passed away on 8th May 1967 aged 39. Her last relationship was when George Provas and Barbara Payton were divorced on 12th Aug 1958 after being married for 2 years.

Relationships

Barbara Payton was previously married to George Provas (1955 - 1958), Franchot Tone (1951 - 1952), John Payton (1944 - 1950) and William Hodge (1941 - 1942).

She was also in relationships with Tom Conway (1951 - present), Guy Madison (1951), Gregory Peck (1951), Tom Neal (1951 - 1953), Steve Cochran (1950 - present), Gary Cooper (1950), Greg Bautzer (1949 - 1950), Mickey Cohen (1949 - present), John Ireland (1949), Jerry Bialac (1949), Robert Lowery (1949 - present), Howard Hughes (1949), Mickey Knox ( - present), Ted Briskin, Buddy Anderson, A. C. Lyles ( - present), Woody Strode, George Raft ( - present) and Bob Neal ( - present).

Barbara Payton is rumoured to have hooked up with Ava Gardner (1952), Lana Turner (1952), Bob Hope (1949) and James Cagney (1943).

Barbara Payton had a son named John Lee, age 69.

About

Barbara Payton is a 39 year old American Actress. Born Barbara Lee Redfield on 16th November, 1927 in Cloquet, Minnesota, USA and educated at Odessa High School, Odessa, TX, she is famous for Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye in a career that spans 1949–1955. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Barbara Payton is a member of the following lists: Women autobiographers, Actresses from Minnesota and Actresses from Texas.

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Confirmed Relationships23
Longest Relationship67 yrs, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length12 yrs, 3 mths
Rumored Relationships4
First Name Barbara
Last Name Payton
Maiden Name Redfield
Full Name at Birth Barbara Lee Redfield
Age 39 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th November, 1927
Birthplace Cloquet, Minnesota, USA
Died 8th May, 1967
Place of Death San Diego, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart & Liver Failure
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Bisexual
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Odessa High School, Odessa, TX
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
Year(s) Active 1949–1955
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/430/000043301/, www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=3994
Father Erwin Lee ("Flip") Redfield
Mother Mabel Irene Todahl
Brother Frank Leslie III
Friend Lana Turner, Ava Gardner
Favorite Colors Pink, Red, Green, Blue

Barbara Lee Payton (November 16, 1927 – May 8, 1967) was an American film actress best known for her stormy social life and eventual battles with alcohol and drug addiction. Her life has been the subject of several books including Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye: The Barbara Payton Story (2007), by John O'Dowd, L.A. Despair: A Landscape of Crimes and Bad Times (2005), by John Gilmore, and B Movie: A Play in Two Acts (2014), by Michael B. Druxman. In her brief life, she married four times.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Barbara Payton39 ScorpioActress
American
George Provas-
Lana Turner74 AquariusActress
American
Ava Gardner67 CapricornActress
American
Franchot Tone63 PiscesActor
American
Tom Conway62 VirgoActor
Russian
Guy Madison74 CapricornActor
American
Gregory Peck87 AriesActor
American
Tom Neal58 AquariusActor
American
Steve Cochran48 GeminiActor
American
Gary Cooper60 TaurusActor
American
John Ireland78 AquariusActor
Canadian
Jerry Bialac-
Robert Lowery58 LibraActor
American
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
American
Bob Hope100 GeminiComic
English
Greg Bautzer76 AriesAttorney
American
Mickey Cohen61 VirgoCriminal
American
John Payton65 CapricornAttorney
American
James Cagney86 CancerActor
American
William Hodge-Animation
American
Ted Briskin62 ScorpioBusiness
American
Buddy Anderson77 LibraTrumpeter
American
A.C. Lyles95 TaurusProducer
American
Woody Strode80 LeoActor
American
George Raft85 LibraActor
American
Bob Neal84 CancerBusiness
American
Mickey Knox91 CapricornActor
American
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Children

NameGenderBornAge
John LeeMale14th March, 194769 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Murder Is My Beat1955Eden LaneMovie
Bad Blonde1953Lorna VecchiMovie
Four Sided Triangle1953Lena, HelenMovie
Run for the Hills1953Jane JohnsonMovie
The Great Jesse James Raid1953KateMovie
Bride of the Gorilla1951Mrs. Dina Van GelderMovie
Drums in the Deep South1951Kathy SummersMovie
Only the Valiant1951Cathy EvershamMovie
Dallas1950FloMovie
Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye1950Holiday CarletonMovie
Once More, My Darling1949Girl Photographer (uncredited)Movie
Trapped1949Meg DixonMovie
The Pecos Pistol1949Kay McCormickShort Film
Silver Butte1949Rita LandonShort Film
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karl59Nov 27, 2011

The parallels Barbera Payton had with Anna Nicole Smith are truly scary.


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