Joel Murcott & Dianne Foster


Dianne Foster and Joel Murcott  

Joel Murcott and Dianne Foster were married for 4 years. They dated for 9 months after getting together in Jan 1954 and married on 15th Oct 1954. 4 years later they divorced on 10th Aug 1959.

They had 2 children, Jason (60) and Jodi (60).


Dianne Foster is a 87 year old Canadian Actress. Born Olga Helen Laruska on 31st October, 1928 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, she is famous for The Quiet Woman (1951).... Helen in a career that spans 1951–1966. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.


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Relationship Statistics

DatingJan 1954 - 15th Oct 1954 1 year, 10 months
Married15th Oct 1954 - Aug 1959 5 years, 10 months
Total Jan 1954 - Aug 1959 63 years, 10 months

15 October 54 marries Joel A. Murcott, a Hollywood radio-television scriptwriter, during location filming for The Kentuckian, in Owensboro, Kentucky. The ceremony is performed at the home of Mayor and Mrs. Casper Gardner. He’s 39; she’s 25. Both have been married previously.
16 July 55 is on the cover of Picturegoer
14 February 56 her twins are born, a son, Jason, and a daughter, Jodi
24 April 57 files suit of divorce from Murcott in Los Angeles. She claims he struck her in the face and kicked her in the stomach. She asks for custody of their twins and for only $1 token alimony monthly. He`s 42; she`s 28.
? the Murcotts reconcile
11 May 58 the Murcotts separate again
19 July 58 remarries Murcott in Las Vegas, Nevada
March 59 the Murcotts separate in Rome, Italy
? the Murcotts return to Hollywood after nine months in Europe
10 August 59 wins a default divorce from Murcott and is awarded $250 a month child support. After reconciling twice, it`s the third time she`s filed for divorce. Her address is 4462 Murietta Avenue, Sherman Oaks. She gives her age as 24; he, as 44. Murcott will die at age 62 in 1978 in Los Angeles.

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Relationship Timeline

10th August, 1959 - Divorce

May, 1959 - Breakup

14th February, 1956 - Child

14th February, 1956 - Child

15th October, 1954 - Marriage

January, 1954 - Hookup

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Joel Murcott
Dianne Foster
Age (at start of relationship)


JasonMale14th February, 195660 years old
JodiFemale14th February, 195660 years old



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