Hope Lange

Hope Lange
1931 - 2003

Hope Lange  American Actress


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Hope Lange passed away on 19th Dec 2003 aged 72.


Hope Lange was previously married to Charles Hollerith (1986 - 2003), Alan J. Pakula (1963 - 1971) and Don Murray (1956 - 1961).

She was in relationships with John Cheever (1972 - 1973) and Glenn Ford (1961 - 1962).

Hope Lange is rumoured to have hooked up with Frank Sinatra (1972) and Eddie Fisher.


American Actress Hope Lange was born Hope Elise Ross Lange on 28th November, 1931 in Redding Ridge, Connecticut, USA and passed away on 19th Dec 2003 Santa Monica, California, USA aged 72. She is most remembered for Peyton Place (1957). Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Hope Lange was in an on-screen matchup with Clu Gulager in A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985).

Hope Lange is a member of the following lists: Outstanding Performance by a Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Primetime Emmy Award winners, Actresses from New York City and 20th-century American actresses.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 19 years, 11 months 12 years, 8 months 7 years, 6 months
Dating2 1 year, 5 months 1 year, 3 months 1 year
Rumoured2 - - -
Total7 19 years, 11 months 5 years, 4 months 1 year


First Name Hope
Middle Name Elise Ross
Last Name Lange
Full Name at Birth Hope Elise Ross Lange
Age 72 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th November, 1931
Birthplace Redding Ridge, Connecticut, USA
Died 19th December, 2003
Place of Death Santa Monica, California, USA
Cause of Death Ischemic Colitis Infection
Height 5' 2" (157 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Peyton Place (1957)
Year(s) Active 1942–1998
Father John George Lange (1885–1942)
Mother Minette Buddecke (1898–1970)
Brother David Lange
Sister Minelda Lange (1922–2004), Joy Lange (1927–2007)

Hope Elise Ross Lange (November 28, 1933 – December 19, 2003) was an American film, stage, and television actress.

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Partner Comparison

Hope Lange72 SagittariusActress
Charles Hollerith-
John Cheever70 GeminiWriter
Frank Sinatra82 SagittariusSinger
Alan J. Pakula70 AriesFilm/TV Producer
Glenn Ford90 TaurusActor
Don Murray87 LeoActor
Eddie Fisher82 LeoSinger


ChristopherMale19th March, 195759 years old


Before He Wakes1998Helen RawlingsTV Movie
Just Cause1995Libby PrentissMovie
Clear and Present Danger1994Senator MayoMovie
Cooperstown1993Cassie WilletteTV Movie
Dead Before Dawn1993Virginia DeSilvaTV Movie
Message from Nam1993Marjorie WilsonTV Movie
Tune in Tomorrow...1990Margaret QuinceMovie
Knight & Daye1989Gloria DayeTV Show
Ford: The Man and the Machine1987Clara FordTV Movie
Trying Times1987Frances FletcherTV Show
Blue Velvet1986Mrs. WilliamsMovie
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge1985Cheryl WalshMovie
Private Sessions1985Mrs. ColesTV Movie
Survival Guide1985TV Movie
Finder of Lost Loves1984Catherine SmithTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Helen Lewis, Charlotte NewcastleTV Show
I Am the Cheese1983Betty FarmerMovie
The Prodigal1983Anne StuartMovie
Hotel1983Dr. Hannah Fielding, Gwen AndrewsTV Show
Matt Houston1982Kate RileyTV Show
Beulah Land1980Deborah KendrickTV Show
Pleasure Palace1980Madelaine CalvertTV Movie
The Day Christ Died1980ClaudiaTV Movie
Like Normal People1979Roz MeyersTV Movie
The Love Boat II1977Elaine PalmerTV Movie
Fantasy Island1977Marion StamfordTV Show
The Love Boat1977Sandra NewberryTV Show
Gibbsville1976HarrietTV Show
Hazard's People1976Mrs. DeLacyTV Movie
Medical Story1975Diana HopkinsTV Show
The Secret Night Caller1975Pat DurantTV Movie
Death Wish1974Joanna KerseyMovie
Fer-de-Lance1974Elaine WedellTV Movie
I Love You... Good-bye1974Karen ChandlerMovie
Police Story1973Ann WellsTV Show
The 500 Pound Jerk1973Karen WalshTV Movie
That Certain Summer1972Janet SalterTV Movie
The New Dick Van Dyke Show1971Jenny PrestonTV Show
Crowhaven Farm1970Maggie PorterTV Movie
Jigsaw1968Helen AtterburyMovie
The Ghost & Mrs. Muir1968Carolyn MuirTV Show
CBS Playhouse1967Lois GravesTV Show
Love Is a Ball1963Millicent 'Millie' MehaffeyMovie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963Rachel DouglasTV Show
The Fugitive1963Annie JohnsonTV Show
Pocketful of Miracles1961Queenie MartinMovie
Wild in the Country1961Irene SperryMovie
The Best of Everything1959Caroline BenderMovie
In Love and War1958Andrea Lenaine KantaylisMovie
The Young Lions1958Hope PlowmanMovie
Peyton Place1957Selena CrossMovie
The True Story of Jesse James1957Zee JamesMovie
Bus Stop1956Elma DuckworthMovie
Playhouse 901956Alex Winter, Jessica Lovell, RaiyaTV Show
Kraft Theatre1947RandyTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

Betty_AnneFeb 2, 2010

I remember Hope and she was a lovely lady. I remember readinga the fan magazines in the 1950`s when she and Don Murray were married.

caelachOct 28, 2008

Beauty beyond description....

Katherine J. LangeSep 22, 2007

Hope passed away December 19th, 2001 at age 70, and was born November 28th, 1933 not 1931.

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