Dorothy Adams

Bessie Clary, Laura's Maid
1900 - 1988

Dorothy Adams  American Actress


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Dorothy Adams passed away on 16th Mar 1988 aged 88.


Dorothy Adams was previously married to Byron Foulger (1926 - 1970).


American Actress Dorothy Adams was born on 8th January, 1900 in Hannah, North Dakota and passed away on 16th Mar 1988 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California aged 88. She is most remembered for The Best Years of Our Lives (1946). Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Dorothy Adams is a member of the following lists: Actresses from North Dakota, 20th-century American actresses and American television actresses.


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Married1 45 years, 3 months - -
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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

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

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Dorothy Adams88 CapricornActress
Byron Foulger70 VirgoActor


RachelFemale2nd November, 192986 years old


Peeper1976Mrs. PrendergastMovie
Virginia Hill1974TV Movie
Apple's Way1974Ruth HustonTV Show
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys1969Mrs. Pierce (uncredited)Movie
Ironside1967Mrs. TwickenhamTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Olive SpoonerTV Show
The Great Adventure1963Mrs. WoodhavenTV Show
Whispering Smith1961Mrs. WardTV Show
From the Terrace1960Mrs. Benziger (uncredited)Movie
Bonanza1959Martha NeighborsTV Show
Law of the Plainsman1959Mrs. GarnettTV Show
The Lawless Years1959Sarah RosenTV Show
The Rebel1959Mrs. ColburnTV Show
The Twilight Zone1959Mrs. CanfieldTV Show
Markham1959Mrs. PotterTV Show
Gunman's Walk1958Mrs. Stotheby (uncredited)Movie
The Big Country1958Hannassey WomanMovie
Unwed Mother1958Mrs. PaullyMovie
3:10 to Yuma1957Mrs. Potter (uncredited)Movie
An Affair to Remember1957Mother at Rehearsal (uncredited)Movie
Leave It to Beaver1957Miss WakelandTV Show
Perry Mason1957Wilma Stone, Betsy BurrisTV Show
Suspicion1957Grace JacksonTV Show
Trackdown1957Widow Harper, Dora WilsonTV Show
Wagon Train1957Laura Clinton, Lorrie SmithTV Show
Hot Rod Rumble1957Ma CrawfordMovie
Code 31957Mrs. Klein, Mrs. JordanTV Show
Panic!1957Mrs. AmbroseTV Show
The Buckskin Lady1957Mrs. AdamsMovie
Johnny Concho1956Sarah DarkMovie
The Broken Star1956Mrs. Trail (uncredited)Movie
The Killing1956Mrs. Ruthie O'ReillyMovie
The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit1956Mrs. Hopkins' Maid (uncredited)Movie
The Ten Commandments1956Slave Woman, Hebrew at Golden Calf, Hebrew at Rameses' GateMovie
These Wilder Years1956Aunt MarthaMovie
Sheriff of Cochise1956Grace RankerTV Show
West Point1956MotherTV Show
Dr. Christian1956SuzyTV Show
Three for Jamie Dawn1956Helen MarchMovie
Many Rivers to Cross1955Mrs. Crawford (uncredited)Movie
The Prodigal1955Carpenter's WifeMovie
Crossroads1955TV Show
Gunsmoke1955Mrs. Glick, Mrs. PitcherTV Show
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre1955TV Show
Jungle Jim1955Emily HaddockTV Show
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
The 20th Century-Fox Hour1955Al's WifeTV Show
The Millionaire1955Aunt NellieTV Show
Frontier1955Mrs. NoonanTV Show
The Star and the Story1955Mrs. O'BrienTV Show
There's No Business Like Show Business1954Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Annie Oakley1954Mrs. MorganTV Show
Climax!1954Irma Watson, Mrs. PiersallTV Show
Medic1954Mrs. JacksonTV Show
Studio 571954Mrs. EderlyTV Show
The Public Defender1954Mrs. ZieglerTV Show
Adventures of the Falcon1954Mrs.UsherTV Show
G.E. True Theater1953Mrs. Clay, Second Phone OperatorTV Show
I Led 3 Lives1953Mrs. BallardTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953GwenTV Show
The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse1953Hester, Miss FordhamTV Show
Topper1953Madame CazaTV Show
You Are There1953Mrs. MunsonTV Show
Your Favorite Story1953TV Show
Carrie1952Mrs. Meeber - Carrie's MotherMovie
Jumping Jacks1952Cigarette Girl (uncredited)Movie
The Greatest Show on Earth1952Sam's Wife (uncredited)Movie
The Winning Team1952Ma AlexanderMovie
Death Valley Days1952Amelia GriffenTV Show
I Married Joan1952Lady on the Entertainment CommitteeTV Show
The Christophers1952TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952Mrs. Kimble, Miss FletcherTV Show
Jet Job1952Mrs. KovakMovie
The Living Bible1952Sick WomanMovie
Crown Theatre with Gloria Swanson1952TV Show
Rebound1952TV Show
Fort Osage1952Mrs. WinfieldMovie
The Schaefer Century Theatre1952TV Show
Chevron Theatre1952TV Show
Home Town Story1951Hospital Nurse (uncredited)Movie
The First Legion1951Mrs. DunnMovie
Dragnet1951Mabel HartfordTV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951Grace HunterTV Show
The Adventures of Kit Carson1951Landlady, Mrs. Raymond, Mrs. TrumbullTV Show
Montana1950Kitty Maynard (uncredited)Movie
Paid in Full1950Emily Burroughs, NurseMovie
The Cariboo Trail1950NurseMovie
The Jackpot1950Watch Saleswoman - Store Employee (uncredited)Movie
The Outriders1950Farmer's Wife (uncredited)Movie
Big Town1950Mrs. AllenTV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950HannahTV Show
Racket Squad1950Mrs. MartinTV Show
Stars Over Hollywood1950TV Show
The Bigelow Theatre1950TV Show
Down to the Sea in Ships1949Miss Hopkins (uncredited)Movie
Not Wanted1949Mrs. Aggie KeltonMovie
Samson and Delilah1949Screaming Temple Spectator (uncredited)Movie
Fireside Theatre1949TV Show
The Silver Theatre1949TV Show
He Walked by Night1948Housewife (uncredited)Movie
Sitting Pretty1948Mrs. Goul (scenes deleted)Movie
The Sainted Sisters1948Widow DavittMovie
The Foxes of Harrow1947Mrs. Sara Fox (uncredited)Movie
The Trouble with Women1947Henry's Mothers (uncredited)Movie
Unconquered1947Woman beside Garth, happy at bagpipes (uncredited)Movie
That's My Man1947MillieMovie
Miss Susie Slagle's1946Mrs. JohnsonMovie
Nocturne1946Angry Apartment House Tenant (uncredited)Movie
O.S.S.1946Claudette (uncredited)Movie
Sentimental Journey1946Martha (uncredited)Movie
The Best Years of Our Lives1946Mrs. CameronMovie
A Boy and His Dog1946Mrs. AllenShort Film
The Inner Circle1946Emma WilsonMovie
Captain Eddie1945Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Fallen Angel1945Stella's Neighbor (uncredited)Movie
Keep Your Powder Dry1945WAC Seamstress #2 (uncredited)Movie
The Falcon in San Francisco1945Hotel Maid (uncredited)Movie
Circumstantial Evidence1945Bolger's wifeMovie
Phantoms, Inc.1945Dr. Trykel's Associate (uncredited)Short Film
Bathing Beauty1944Ms. Hanney (uncredited)Movie
Laura1944Bessie Clary, Laura's MaidMovie
Since You Went Away1944Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Dark Shadows1944Mrs. Mary Abbott (uncredited)Short Film
O, My Darling Clementine1943Dancer (uncredited)Movie
So Proudly We Hail!1943Lt. Irma EmersonMovie
Lady Gangster1942Deaf AnnieMovie
The Gay Sisters1942Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Dr. Gillespie's New Assistant1942Mrs. Alberts (uncredited)Movie
Joe Smith, American1942Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Affectionately Yours1941Reception Nurse at Hospital (uncredited)Movie
Back Street1941Mrs. Brown (uncredited)Movie
One Foot in Heaven1941Woman Behind Hope at Baptism (uncredited)Movie
Penny Serenade1941Mother in Stalled Car (uncredited)Movie
The Devil Commands1941Mrs. MarcyMovie
The Flame of New Orleans1941CousinMovie
The Shepherd of the Hills1941ElvyMovie
Tobacco Road1941Payne's Secretary (uncredited)Movie
Whistling in the Dark1941Mrs. Farrell (uncredited)Movie
Bedtime Story1941BetsyMovie
Glamour Boy1941Mr. Devin - Fruit Stand Proprietress (uncredited)Movie
Highway West1941Wife (uncredited)Movie
Lucky Partners1940Maid at Ethel's (uncredited)Movie
Babies for Sale1940Mother in Dr. Gaines' Office (uncredited)Movie
Cross-Country Romance1940Emmy (uncredited)Movie
Dr. Christian Meets the Women1940Indigent Woman (uncredited)Movie
The Fight for Life1940The Young WomanMovie
Untamed19403rd Nurse (as Dorothy Haddon)Movie
We Who Are Young1940Bellevue Hospital Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Nobody's Children1940Mrs. Alice Stone (uncredited)Movie
A Child Is Born1939Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Bachelor Mother1939Secretary (uncredited)Movie
Calling Dr. Kildare1939Jenny's Mother (uncredited)Movie
Ninotchka1939Jacqueline - Swana's Maid (uncredited)Movie
On Borrowed Time1939Florist (uncredited)Movie
The Women1939Miss Atkinson (uncredited)Movie
Disputed Passage1939Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Career1939Telephone Operator (uncredited)Movie
Mickey the Kid1939Student's Mother (uncredited)Movie
One Against the World1939Townswoman (uncredited)Short Film
Broadway Musketeers1938Anna, Judy's GovernessMovie
Condemned Women1938Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Crime Ring1938Second Fortune Teller (uncredited)Movie
Pulling a Bone1931Mae (uncredited)Short Film
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