Dorothy McGuire

Dorothy McGuire
1916 - 2001

Dorothy McGuire  American Actress


Dorothy Hackett McGuire (June 14, 1918 – September 14, 2001) was an American actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for Gentleman's Agreement (1947)....

Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship36 yrs
Shortest Relationship36 yrs
Average Relationship Length36 yrs
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Dorothy
Middle Name Hackett
Maiden Name McGuire
Full Name at Birth Dorothy Hackett McGuire
Alternative Name Dottie
Age 85 (age at death) years
Birthday 14th June, 1916
Birthplace Omaha, Nebraska
Died 13th September, 2001
Place of Death Santa Monica, California
Cause of Death Cardiac Arrest
Height 5' 4½" (164 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Omaha Junior College, Ladywood Convent in Indianapolis, Pine Manor Junior College in Wellesley, Massachusetts
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Spiral Staircase (1945)
Year(s) Active 1943-1990
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Mother Mark Swope, Topo Swope
Family Member Mark Swope (son), Topo Swope (daughter)
Friend Gregory Peck, John Garfield, Martha Scott
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Dorothy McGuire85 GeminiActress
John Swope70 LeoPhotographer
Henry Fonda77 TaurusActor



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The Last Best Year1990 Anne TV Movie
Summer Heat1987 Narrator (voice) Movie
American Geisha1986 Ann Suzuki TV Movie
Amos1985 Hester Farrell TV Movie
Between the Darkness and the Dawn1985 Beryl Foster TV Movie
Glitter1984 The Matriarch TV Show
Highway to Heaven1984 Jane Thompson TV Show
Hotel1983 Mrs. Christopher TV Show
Ghost Dancing1983 Sarah Bowman TV Movie
St. Elsewhere1982 Augusta Endicott TV Show
American Playhouse1981 Margaret Garrison TV Show
The Incredible Journey of Doctor Meg Laurel1979 Effie Webb TV Movie
Little Women1978 Marmee March TV Show
Fantasy Island1977 Joan Mallory TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Sarah Webster, Hanna Hamilton TV Show
Rich Man, Poor Man1976 Mary Jordache TV Show
The Runaways1975 Angela Lakey TV Movie
Jonathan Livingston Seagull1973 Mother (voice) Movie
The Young and the Restless1973 Cora Miller (1984) TV Show
Another Part of the Forest1972 Lavinia Hubbard TV Movie
She Waits1972 Sarah Wilson TV Movie
Flight of the Doves1971 Granny O'Flaherty Movie
The Greatest Story Ever Told1965 The Virgin Mary Movie
Summer Magic1963 Margaret Carey Movie
Susan Slade1961 Leah Slade Movie
Swiss Family Robinson1960 Mother Movie
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs1960 Cora Flood Movie
A Summer Place1959 Sylvia Hunter Movie
The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker1959 Mrs. Emily 'Ma' Pennypacker Movie
This Earth Is Mine1959 Martha Fairon Movie
Old Yeller1957 Katie Coates Movie
Friendly Persuasion1956 Eliza Birdwell Movie
Trial1955 Abbe Movie
Three Coins in the Fountain1954 Miss Frances Movie
Climax!1954 Janet Spence TV Show
Make Haste to Live1954 Crystal Benson Movie
The Best of Broadway1954 Tracy Lord TV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953 Tina TV Show
Invitation1952 Ellen Bowker Pierce Movie
Callaway Went Thataway1951 Deborah Patterson Movie
I Want You1951 Nancy Greer Movie
The Red Skelton Hour1951 Guest Vocalist TV Show
Mister 8801950 Ann Winslow Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 Jody Norris TV Show
Robert Montgomery Presents1950 Judith Traherne TV Show
Mother Didn't Tell Me1950 Jane Morgan Movie
Gentleman's Agreement1947 Kathy Lacy Movie
Till the End of Time1946 Pat Ruscomb Movie
Claudia and David1946 Claudia Naughton Movie
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn1945 Katie Nolan Movie
The Enchanted Cottage1945 Laura Pennington Movie
The Spiral Staircase1945 Helen Movie
Reward Unlimited1944 Peggy Short Film
Claudia1943 Claudia Naughton Movie
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