Dorothy Adams

Bessie Clary, Laura's Maid
1900 - 1988

Dorothy Adams  American Actress


Dorothy Adams (January 8, 1900 – March 16, 1988) was an American character actress....

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Longest Relationship45 yrs, 3 mths
Shortest Relationship45 yrs, 3 mths
Average Relationship Length45 yrs, 3 mths
First Name Dorothy
Last Name Adams
Age 88 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th January, 1900
Birthplace Hannah, North Dakota
Died 16th March, 1988
Place of Death Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Character Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)
Friend Mary Andrews
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Dorothy Adams88 CapricornActress
Byron Foulger70 VirgoActor


Female2nd November, 192986 years old


Peeper1976 Mrs. Prendergast Movie
Virginia Hill1974 TV Movie
Apple's Way1974 Ruth Huston TV Show
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys1969 Mrs. Pierce (uncredited) Movie
The F.B.I.1965 Olive Spooner TV Show
The Great Adventure1963 Mrs. Woodhaven TV Show
Whispering Smith1961 Mrs. Ward TV Show
From the Terrace1960 Mrs. Benziger (uncredited) Movie
Bonanza1959 Martha Neighbors TV Show
Law of the Plainsman1959 Mrs. Garnett TV Show
The Lawless Years1959 Sarah Rosen TV Show
The Rebel1959 Mrs. Colburn TV Show
The Twilight Zone1959 Mrs. Canfield TV Show
Markham1959 Mrs. Potter TV Show
Gunman's Walk1958 Mrs. Stotheby (uncredited) Movie
The Big Country1958 Hannassey Woman Movie
Unwed Mother1958 Mrs. Paully Movie
3:10 to Yuma1957 Mrs. Potter (uncredited) Movie
An Affair to Remember1957 Mother at Rehearsal (uncredited) Movie
Leave It to Beaver1957 Miss Wakeland TV Show
Perry Mason1957 Wilma Stone, Betsy Burris TV Show
Suspicion1957 Grace Jackson TV Show
Trackdown1957 Widow Harper, Dora Wilson TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Laura Clinton, Lorrie Smith TV Show
Hot Rod Rumble1957 Ma Crawford Movie
Code 31957 Mrs. Klein, Mrs. Jordan TV Show
Panic!1957 Mrs. Ambrose TV Show
The Buckskin Lady1957 Mrs. Adams Movie
Johnny Concho1956 Sarah Dark Movie
The Broken Star1956 Mrs. Trail (uncredited) Movie
The Killing1956 Mrs. Ruthie O'Reilly Movie
The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit1956 Mrs. Hopkins' Maid (uncredited) Movie
The Ten Commandments1956 Slave Woman, Hebrew at Golden Calf, Hebrew at Rameses' Gate Movie
These Wilder Years1956 Aunt Martha Movie
Sheriff of Cochise1956 Grace Ranker TV Show
West Point1956 Mother TV Show
Dr. Christian1956 Suzy TV Show
Three for Jamie Dawn1956 Helen March Movie
Many Rivers to Cross1955 Mrs. Crawford (uncredited) Movie
The Prodigal1955 Carpenter's Wife Movie
Crossroads1955 TV Show
Gunsmoke1955 Mrs. Glick, Mrs. Pitcher TV Show
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1955 TV Show
Jungle Jim1955 Emily Haddock TV Show
Matinee Theatre1955 TV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955 Al's Wife TV Show
The Millionaire1955 Aunt Nellie TV Show
Frontier1955 Mrs. Noonan TV Show
The Star and the Story1955 Mrs. O'Brien TV Show
There's No Business Like Show Business1954 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Annie Oakley1954 Mrs. Morgan TV Show
Climax!1954 Irma Watson, Mrs. Piersall TV Show
Medic1954 Mrs. Jackson TV Show
Studio 571954 Mrs. Ederly TV Show
The Public Defender1954 Mrs. Ziegler TV Show
Crown Theatre with Gloria Swanson1954 TV Show
Adventures of the Falcon1954 Mrs.Usher TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953 Mrs. Clay, Second Phone Operator TV Show
I Led 3 Lives1953 Mrs. Ballard TV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953 Gwen TV Show
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse1953 Hester, Miss Fordham TV Show
Topper1953 Madame Caza TV Show
You Are There1953 Mrs. Munson TV Show
Your Favorite Story1953 TV Show
Carrie1952 Mrs. Meeber - Carrie's Mother Movie
Jumping Jacks1952 Cigarette Girl (uncredited) Movie
The Greatest Show on Earth1952 Sam's Wife (uncredited) Movie
The Winning Team1952 Ma Alexander Movie
Death Valley Days1952 Mrs. Givens TV Show
I Married Joan1952 Lady on the Entertainment Committee TV Show
The Christophers1952 TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952 Mrs. Kimble, Miss Fletcher TV Show
Jet Job1952 Mrs. Kovak Movie
The Living Bible1952 Sick Woman Movie
Rebound1952 TV Show
Fort Osage1952 Mrs. Winfield Movie
The Schaefer Century Theatre1952 TV Show
Chevron Theatre1952 TV Show
Home Town Story1951 Hospital Nurse (uncredited) Movie
The First Legion1951 Mrs. Dunn Movie
Dragnet1951 Mabel Hartford TV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951 Grace Hunter TV Show
The Adventures of Kit Carson1951 Landlady, Mrs. Raymond, Mrs. Trumbull TV Show
Montana1950 Kitty Maynard (uncredited) Movie
Paid in Full1950 Emily Burroughs, Nurse Movie
The Cariboo Trail1950 Nurse Movie
The Jackpot1950 Watch Saleswoman - Store Employee (uncredited) Movie
The Outriders1950 Farmer's Wife (uncredited) Movie
Big Town1950 Mrs. Allen TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950 Hannah TV Show
Racket Squad1950 Mrs. Martin TV Show
Stars Over Hollywood1950 TV Show
The Bigelow Theatre1950 TV Show
Down to the Sea in Ships1949 Miss Hopkins (uncredited) Movie
Not Wanted1949 Mrs. Aggie Kelton Movie
Samson and Delilah1949 Screaming Temple Spectator (uncredited) Movie
Fireside Theatre1949 TV Show
The Silver Theatre1949 TV Show
He Walked by Night1948 Housewife (uncredited) Movie
Sitting Pretty1948 Mrs. Goul (scenes deleted) Movie
The Sainted Sisters1948 Widow Davitt Movie
The Foxes of Harrow1947 Mrs. Sara Fox (uncredited) Movie
The Trouble with Women1947 Henry's Mothers (uncredited) Movie
Unconquered1947 Woman beside Garth, happy at bagpipes (uncredited) Movie
That's My Man1947 Millie Movie
Miss Susie Slagle's1946 Mrs. Johnson Movie
Nocturne1946 Angry Apartment House Tenant (uncredited) Movie
O.S.S.1946 Claudette (uncredited) Movie
Sentimental Journey1946 Martha (uncredited) Movie
The Best Years of Our Lives1946 Mrs. Cameron Movie
A Boy and His Dog1946 Mrs. Allen Short Film
The Inner Circle1946 Emma Wilson Movie
Captain Eddie1945 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Fallen Angel1945 Stella's Neighbor (uncredited) Movie
Keep Your Powder Dry1945 WAC Seamstress #2 (uncredited) Movie
The Falcon in San Francisco1945 Hotel Maid (uncredited) Movie
Circumstantial Evidence1945 Bolger's wife Movie
Phantoms, Inc.1945 Dr. Trykel's Associate (uncredited) Short Film
Bathing Beauty1944 Ms. Hanney (uncredited) Movie
Laura1944 Bessie Clary, Laura's Maid Movie
Since You Went Away1944 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Dark Shadows1944 Mrs. Mary Abbott (uncredited) Short Film
O, My Darling Clementine1943 Dancer (uncredited) Movie
So Proudly We Hail!1943 Lt. Irma Emerson Movie
Lady Gangster1942 Deaf Annie Movie
The Gay Sisters1942 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Dr. Gillespie's New Assistant1942 Mrs. Alberts (uncredited) Movie
Joe Smith, American1942 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Affectionately Yours1941 Reception Nurse at Hospital (uncredited) Movie
Back Street1941 Mrs. Brown (uncredited) Movie
One Foot in Heaven1941 Woman Behind Hope at Baptism (uncredited) Movie
Penny Serenade1941 Mother in Stalled Car (uncredited) Movie
The Devil Commands1941 Mrs. Marcy Movie
The Flame of New Orleans1941 Cousin Movie
The Shepherd of the Hills1941 Elvy Movie
Tobacco Road1941 Payne's Secretary (uncredited) Movie
Whistling in the Dark1941 Mrs. Farrell (uncredited) Movie
Bedtime Story1941 Betsy Movie
Glamour Boy1941 Mr. Devin - Fruit Stand Proprietress (uncredited) Movie
Highway West1941 Wife (uncredited) Movie
Lucky Partners1940 Maid at Ethel's (uncredited) Movie
Babies for Sale1940 Mother in Dr. Gaines' Office (uncredited) Movie
Cross-Country Romance1940 Emmy (uncredited) Movie
Dr. Christian Meets the Women1940 Indigent Woman (uncredited) Movie
The Fight for Life1940 The Young Woman Movie
Untamed1940 3rd Nurse (as Dorothy Haddon) Movie
We Who Are Young1940 Bellevue Hospital Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Nobody's Children1940 Mrs. Alice Stone (uncredited) Movie
A Child Is Born1939 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Bachelor Mother1939 Secretary (uncredited) Movie
Calling Dr. Kildare1939 Jenny's Mother (uncredited) Movie
Ninotchka1939 Jacqueline - Swana's Maid (uncredited) Movie
On Borrowed Time1939 Florist (uncredited) Movie
The Women1939 Miss Atkinson (uncredited) Movie
Disputed Passage1939 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Career1939 Telephone Operator (uncredited) Movie
Mickey the Kid1939 Student's Mother (uncredited) Movie
One Against the World1939 Townswoman (uncredited) Short Film
Broadway Musketeers1938 Anna, Judy's Governess Movie
Condemned Women1938 Nurse (uncredited) Movie
Crime Ring1938 Second Fortune Teller (uncredited) Movie
Pulling a Bone1931 Mae (uncredited) Short Film
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