Gene Tierney

Gene Tierney
1920 - 1991

Gene Tierney  American Actress


Gene Eliza Tierney (November 19, 1920 – November 6, 1991) was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as a great beauty, she became established as a leading lady. Tierney was best known for her portrayal of the title character in the film Laura...

Confirmed Relationships15
Longest Relationship22 yrs, 6 mths
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 5 mths
Rumored Relationships7
First Name Gene
Middle Name Eliza
Last Name Tierney
Full Name at Birth Gene Eliza Tierney
Alternative Name The Get Girl
Age 70 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th November, 1920
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died 6th November, 1991
Place of Death Houston, Texas, USA
Cause of Death Emphysema
Height 5' 5¼" (166 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Cupid Mouth, Eyes
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Miss Porter`s School, St. Margaret's School in Waterbury, Connecticut
University Brillantmont International School in Lausanne, Switzerland
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Laura (1944)
Year(s) Active 1940–1980, 1938–1980
Brand Endorsement Tru-Glo Liquid Make-up (Magazine Advertisement) [1952], (1945) Print ads: Royal Crown cola.
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 25
Hips (inches) 36
Shoe Size 6.5
Official Websites,,
Father Howard Sherwood Tierney
Mother Belle Lavina Taylor
Brother Howard Sherwood "Butch" Tierney, Jr
Sister Patricia "Pat" Tierney
Friend Dana Andrews, Charles Feldman, William Orr, Joy Orr, Constance Moore, Johnny Mashio (Agent)
Favorite Places Los Angeles, New York
Favorite Foods Pasta, Chicken
Favorite Colors Red, Mint, Green
Favorite Accessories Heels
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Joseph L. Mankiewicz83 AquariusWriter
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Female15th October, 194372 years old
Female19th November, 194867 years old

Onscreen Matchups


Scruples1980 Harriet Toppingham TV Show
Daughter of the Mind1969 Lenore Constable TV Movie
The F.B.I.1965 Faye Simpson TV Show
The Pleasure Seekers1964 Jane Barton Movie
Toys in the Attic1963 Albertine Prine Movie
Four Nights of the Full Moon1963 Short Film
Advise & Consent1962 Dolly Harrison Movie
The Left Hand of God1955 Anne 'Scotty' Scott Movie
Black Widow1954 Iris Denver Movie
The Egyptian1954 Baketamon Movie
Never Let Me Go1953 Marya Lamarkina Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Ellen Galloway TV Show
Personal Affair1953 Kay Barlow Movie
Plymouth Adventure1952 Dorothy Bradford Movie
Way of a Gaucho1952 Teresa Chavez Movie
Close to My Heart1951 Midge Sheridan Movie
On the Riviera1951 Lili Duran Movie
The Mating Season1951 Maggie Carleton Movie
The Secret of Convict Lake1951 Marcia Stoddard Movie
Night and the City1950 Mary Bristol Movie
Where the Sidewalk Ends1950 Morgan Taylor Movie
Whirlpool1949 Ann Sutton Movie
That Wonderful Urge1948 Sara Farley Movie
The Iron Curtain1948 Anna Gouzenko Movie
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir1947 Lucy Muir Movie
Dragonwyck1946 Miranda Wells Movie
The Razor's Edge1946 Isabel Bradley Movie
A Bell for Adano1945 Tina Tomasino Movie
Leave Her to Heaven1945 Ellen Berent Harland Movie
Laura1944 Laura Hunt Movie
Heaven Can Wait1943 Martha Strabel Van Cleve Movie
China Girl1942 Miss Haoli Young Movie
Rings on Her Fingers1942 Susan Miller Movie
Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake1942 Eve Movie
Thunder Birds [Soldiers of the Air]1942 Kay Saunders Movie
Belle Starr1941 Miss Belle Movie
Hudson's Bay1941 Barbara Hall Movie
Sundown1941 Zia Movie
The Shanghai Gesture1941 Poppy Movie
Tobacco Road1941 Ellie May Movie
The Return of Frank James1940 Eleanor Stone Movie
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Comments on Gene Tierney

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Crash64Jun 29, 2011

Watched her recently on TCM, great actress that many of today's can learn from.

bexs265Feb 5, 2010

so beautiful...and talented i love the ghost and mrs muir and leave her to heaven and heaven can wait

boo22Sep 25, 2009

what a iconic women

johnFeb 27, 2009


fsaucamOct 10, 2008

She is the sweetest girl I ever have seen on screen

kay21Apr 11, 2008

her gace is flawless and gorgeous

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