Dixie Carter

Dixie Carter
1939 - 2010

Dixie Carter  American Actress

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Dixie Carter passed away on 10th Apr 2010 aged 70.


Dixie Carter was previously married to Hal Holbrook (1984 - 2010), George Hearn (1977 - 1979) and Arthur Carter (1967 - 1977).


American Actress Dixie Carter was born Dixie Virginia Carter on 25th May, 1939 in McLemoresville, Tennessee, USA and passed away on 10th Apr 2010 Houston,Texas, USA aged 70. She is most remembered for Filthy Rich, Diffrent Strokes, Designing Women. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Dixie Carter was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Charles Frank in Designing Women (1986), Conrad Bain in Diff'rent Strokes (1978) and Hal Holbrook in Designing Women (1986).

Dixie Carter is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Tennessee, 21st-century American actresses and 20th-century American actresses.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 27 years, 3 months 13 years, 1 month 2 years
Total3 27 years, 3 months 13 years, 1 month 2 years


First Name Dixie
Last Name Carter
Full Name at Birth Dixie Virginia Carter
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th May, 1939
Birthplace McLemoresville, Tennessee, USA
Died 10th April, 2010
Place of Death Houston,Texas, USA
Cause of Death Endometrial Cancer
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Rhodes College, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Filthy Rich, Diffrent Strokes, Designing Women
Year(s) Active 1960–2010
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 34
Official Websites www.dixiecarter.com, http://www.dixiecarter.com

Dixie Virginia Carter (May 25, 1939 – April 10, 2010) was an American film, television and stage actress. She starred as Julia Sugarbaker on the CBS sitcom Designing Women (1986–93), and as Randi King on the CBS drama series Family Law (1999–2002). In 2007, she was nominated for an Emmy Award for her role as Gloria Hodge on the ABC series Desperate Housewives (2006–07).

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Dixie Carter70 GeminiActress
Hal Holbrook91 AquariusActor
George Hearn82 GeminiActor
Arthur Carter-


mary dixieFemale


That Evening Sun2009Ellen MeechamMovie
Our First Christmas2008Evie BaerTV Movie
Sudbury2004TV Movie
Desperate Housewives2004Gloria HodgeTV Show
Comfort and Joy2003FredericaTV Movie
Hope & Faith2003Joyce ShanowskiTV Show
The Big Day2001CarolMovie
My Neighbors the Yamadas1999Movie
Family Law1999Randi KingTV Show
Ladies Man1999PeachesTV Show
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Denise BrockmortonTV Show
Fired Up1997RitaTV Show
Gone in the Night1996Ann DowalibyTV Movie
Dazzle1995Lydie KilkullenTV Movie
A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle1994Louise ArcherTV Movie
Gambler V: Playing for Keeps1994Lillie LangtryTV Movie
Christy1994Julia HuddlestonTV Show
Diagnosis Murder1993D.A. Patricia PurcellTV Show
Designing Women1986Julia SugarbakerTV Show
Crazy Like a Fox1984TV Show
Going Berserk1983AngelaMovie
Filthy Rich1982Carlotta BeckTV Show
Cassie & Co.1982Evelyn WellerTV Show
The Killing of Randy Webster1981Billie WebsterTV Movie
Best of the West1981Mae MarkhamTV Show
Bret Maverick1981Hallie McCullochTV Show
The Greatest American Hero1981Samantha O'NeillTV Show
OHMS1980Nora WingTV Movie
Out of the Blue1979Marion RichardsTV Show
Diff'rent Strokes1978Maggie McKinneyTV Show
Lou Grant1977Jessica LindnerTV Show
On Our Own1977April BaxterTV Show
The Andros Targets1977RitaTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976Dr. Alicia RanierTV Show
The Doctors1963Unknown (late 1970s)TV Show
The Edge of Night1956Assistant District Attorney Brandeis 'Brandy' Henderson (1974-1976)TV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (33)

daktariJan 24

Football great Jim Brown also

WillMay 6, 2013

And word has it, Wilt Chamberlain Too!

CassieMay 1, 2013

At one time Didn't Dixie date Magic Johnson?

JimMar 27, 2013

I bet on Designing women Dixie put some dry graphite on the hemline of her skirt so it would slide up so much when she sat down. Because (Which is good) she showed off her fine thighs many times.

CassieJan 9, 2013

It has been said that Dixie did date several noted Blackmen.

mirandalee856Aug 8, 2012

Dixie, Your so missed. Your were and are a beautiful lady. I love you and thank you for your work. You will always will be in my heart.

magnumxxFeb 12, 2011

Wow. Can you say white wash? Pardon the pun.

IldikoJan 14, 2011

She was so beautiful and great in Family Laws! I loved her.

SamualApr 11, 2010

Our lives are truly saddened by the loss of this great actress.Her beauty and spunk brought Dixie to a higher level.

RedheadenuffsaidApr 11, 2010

RIP to the late, great and beautiful Dixie Carter. Heaven has a spunky new angel tonight.

RayFeb 13, 2010

Miss Super Legs

RONJan 13, 2010

Dixie was real hot in the 80`s

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