Gail Russell

Gail Russell
1924 - 1961

Gail Russell  American Actress


Gail Russell (September 21, 1924 – August 26, 1961) was an American film and television actress....

Confirmed Relationships6
Longest Relationship63 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length11 yrs, 4 mths
First Name Gail
Last Name Russell
Full Name at Birth Elizabeth L. Russell
Age 36 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st September, 1924
Birthplace Chicago, IL
Died 26th August, 1961
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Heart Failure. Due to Alcoholism
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Her beautiful face., Her beautiful body.
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality DISPUTED
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Santa Monica High School, Van Nuys High School
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Angel and The Badman
Year(s) Active 1943–1961
Friend Helen Walker, Rory Calhoun, Lita Baron, Diana Lynn
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Gail Russell36 VirgoActress
John Wayne72 GeminiActor
Guy Madison74 CapricornActor
John Farrow58 AquariusDirector
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
Freddie Bartholomew67 AriesActor
Jimmy Lydon92 GeminiActor


The Silent Call1961 Flore Brancato Movie
The Rebel1959 Cassandra Bannister TV Show
Manhunt1959 Mrs. Clarke TV Show
No Place to Land1958 Lynn Dillon Movie
The Tattered Dress1957 Carol Morrow Movie
Seven Men from Now1956 Annie Greer Movie
Studio 571954 TV Show
Air Cadet1951 Janet Page Movie
Captain China1950 Kim Mitchell Movie
The Lawless1950 Sunny Garcia Movie
El Paso1949 Susan Jeffers Movie
Song of India1949 Princess Tara Movie
The Great Dan Patch1949 Cissy Lathrop Movie
Moonrise1948 Gilly Johnson Movie
Night Has a Thousand Eyes1948 Jean Courtland Movie
Wake of the Red Witch1948 Angelique Desaix Movie
Angel and the Badman1947 Penelope Worth Movie
Calcutta1947 Virginia Moore Movie
Variety Girl1947 Gail Russell Movie
Our Hearts Were Growing Up1946 Cornelia Otis Skinner Movie
The Bachelor's Daughters1946 Eileen MacFarland Movie
Duffy's Tavern1945 Gail Russell Movie
Salty O'Rourke1945 Barbara Brooks Movie
The Unseen1945 Elizabeth Howard Movie
Lady in the Dark1944 Barbara (at 17) Movie
Our Hearts Were Young and Gay1944 Cornelia Otis Skinner Movie
The Uninvited1944 Stella Meredith Movie
Henry Aldrich Gets Glamour1943 Virginia Lowry Movie
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notnefJun 21, 2011

Her career and life were destroyed by alcoholism

lyleleroyFeb 8, 2010

The date of birth is wrong in snapshot, should be Sept.21,1924.

jeannieJan 11, 2010

Hello I am Gail Russell second cousin,I grew up thinking she was the greatest. my grandmother was Gails first cousin. We as childern got to wear her fur yes real fur.. Not ok today but I have all the mess (It all gets left behind) It was so long ago but if my ;cousin ;has any fans left please write and tell what you know....

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