Joan Bennett

Joan Bennett
1910 - 1990

Joan Bennett  American Actress

Joan Geraldine Bennett (February 27, 1910 – December 7, 1990) was an American stage, film and television actress. Besides acting on the stage, Bennett appeared in more than 70 motion pictures from the era of silent movies, well into the sound era. Sh...

Confirmed Relationships10
Longest Relationship26 yrs, 8 mths
Average Relationship Length6 yrs
Rumored Relationships4
First Name Joan
Middle Name Geraldine
Last Name Bennett
Maiden Name Bennett
Full Name at Birth Joan Geraldine Bennett
Alternative Name Joanie, Joan Geraldine Bennett, Joan Bennett
Age 80 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th February, 1910
Birthplace Palisades, New Jersey USA
Died 7th December, 1990
Place of Death Scarsdale, New York USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Blonde
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Little Women
Year(s) Active 1916–82
Brand Endorsement Lux Toilet Soap (magazine advertisement), Beau Cake Make-Up (Magazine Advertisement) [1947], (1936) Print ad: Coca Cola (with Gene Markey) in Life magazine
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Father Richard Bennett
Mother Adrienne Morrison
Sister Constance Bennett, Barbara Bennett
Family Member Stephanie Wagner ( daughter ), Shelley Wagner ( daughter ), Adrienne Ralston Fox ( daughter ), Melinda ( daughter )
Friend Don Ameche, Joan Blondell, Elaine Steinbeck, John Steinbeck, Zachary Scott, Ruth Ford, Muriel Finney, Ben Finney, Fritz Lang, Lillian Gish, Myrna Loy, Robert Merrill, Richard Stack, Merle Oberon, Claudette Colbert, David O. Selznick, Jane Greer, Edward Lasker, Edie Goetz, William Goetz, Joel Pressman, Irene Mayer Selznick, Marjorie Hall, Alexander Hall, Alma Hitchcock, Alfred Hitchcock, Diana Lynn, Mortimer Hall, William Dozier, Joan Fontaine, Maria Montez, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Frances Goldwyn, Samuel Goldwyn, Jean Renior, Betty Furness, Ann Sothern, Hedy Lamarr, Spencer Tracy, Edward G. Robinson, Lana Turner, Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, James and Pamela Mason
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Joan Bennett80 PiscesActress
David Wilde (publisher/movie critic)84Writer
Donald Cook60 LibraActor
Jennings Lang81 GeminiFilm/TV Producer
Errol Flynn50 GeminiActor
Walter Wanger74 CancerDirector
Charles Boyer78 VirgoActor
Bing Crosby74 TaurusActor
Gene Markey84 SagittariusDirector
Spencer Tracy67 AriesActor
John Marion Fox-
John Whitney77 VirgoSocialite
Lee Bowman64 CapricornActor
John Emery59 TaurusActor
Francis Lederer100 ScorpioActor
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Adrienne Ralston
Female20th February, 192888 years old
Female27th February, 193482 years old
Female26th May, 194373 years old
Female4th July, 194867 years old

Onscreen Matchups


Divorce Wars: A Love Story1982 Adele Burgess TV Movie
This House Possessed1981 Rag Lady TV Movie
Suddenly, Love1978 Mrs. Graham TV Movie
Suspiria1977 Madame Blanc Movie
Gidget Gets Married1972 Claire Ramsey TV Movie
The Eyes of Charles Sand1972 Aunt Alexandria Sand TV Movie
Police Surgeon1971 Cortessa TV Show
House of Dark Shadows1970 Elizabeth Collins Stoddard Movie
Love, American Style1969 Edith (segment "Love and the Second Time") TV Show
The Governor & J.J.1969 Joan Darlene Delaney TV Show
Dark Shadows1966 Elizabeth Collins Stoddard TV Show
Mr. Broadway1964 Mrs. Kelsey TV Show
Burke's Law1963 Denise Mitchell TV Show
Desire in the Dust1960 Mrs. Marquand Movie
Too Young to Go Steady1959 Mary Blake TV Show
Pursuit1958 TV Show
The DuPont Show of the Month1957 Grace Graves TV Show
There's Always Tomorrow1956 Marion Groves Movie
Playhouse 901956 Vickie Maxwell TV Show
Navy Wife1956 Peg Blain Movie
We're No Angels1955 Amelie Ducotel Movie
Climax!1954 Honora TV Show
Highway Dragnet1954 Mrs. Cummings Movie
The Best of Broadway1954 Lorraine Sheldon TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953 Bettina Blane TV Show
The Ford Television Theatre1952 Marion, Marcia Manners TV Show
Father's Little Dividend1951 Ellie Banks Movie
The Guy Who Came Back1951 Kathy Joplin Movie
The James Melton Show1951 TV Show
Father of the Bride1950 Ellie Banks Movie
For Heaven's Sake1950 Lydia Bolton Movie
Danger1950 TV Show
Somerset Maugham TV Theatre1950 TV Show
Nash Airflyte Theatre1950 TV Show
The Reckless Moment1949 Lucia Harper Movie
Hollow Triumph1948 Evelyn Hahn Movie
Secret Beyond the Door...1948 Celia Lamphere Movie
The Macomber Affair1947 Margaret Macomber Movie
The Woman on the Beach1947 Peggy Movie
Colonel Effingham's Raid1946 Ella Sue Dozier Movie
Nob Hill1945 Harriet Carruthers Movie
Scarlet Street1945 Katharine 'Kitty' March Movie
The Woman in the Window1944 Alice Reed Movie
Margin for Error1943 Sophia Baumer Movie
Girl Trouble1942 June Delaney Movie
The Wife Takes a Flyer1942 Anita Woverman Movie
Twin Beds1942 Julie Abbott Movie
Man Hunt1941 Jerry Stokes Movie
Confirm or Deny1941 Jennifer Carson Movie
She Knew All the Answers1941 Gloria Winters Movie
Wild Geese Calling1941 Sally Murdock Movie
Green Hell1940 Stephanie Richardson Movie
The House Across the Bay1940 Brenda Movie
The Son of Monte Cristo1940 Grand Duchess Zona of Lichtenburg Movie
The Man I Married1940 Carol Hoffman Movie
The Housekeeper's Daughter1939 Hilda Movie
The Man in the Iron Mask1939 Maria Theresa Movie
Artists and Models Abroad1938 Patricia Harper Movie
I Met My Love Again1938 Julie Weir Movie
The Texans1938 Ivy Preston Movie
Trade Winds1938 Kay Kerrigan Movie
Vogues of 19381937 Wendy Van Klettering Movie
Big Brown Eyes1936 Eve Fallon Movie
Wedding Present1936 Monica 'Rusty' Fleming Movie
Thirteen Hours by Air1936 Felice Rollins Movie
Two in a Crowd1936 Julia Wayne Movie
Mississippi1935 Lucy Movie
Private Worlds1935 Sally MacGregor Movie
She Couldn't Take It1935 Carol Van Dyke Movie
The Man Who Broke the Bank at Monte Carlo1935 Helen Berkeley Movie
Two for Tonight1935 Bobbie Lockwood Movie
The Man Who Reclaimed His Head1934 Adele Verin Movie
The Pursuit of Happiness1934 Prudence Kirkland Movie
Little Women1933 Amy Movie
Arizona to Broadway1933 Lynn Martin Movie
Me and My Gal1932 Helen Riley Movie
Careless Lady1932 Sally Brown Movie
She Wanted a Millionaire1932 Jane Miller Movie
The Trial of Vivienne Ware1932 Vivienne Ware Movie
Wild Girl1932 Salomy Jane Movie
Week Ends Only1932 Venetia Carr Movie
Doctors' Wives1931 Nina Wyndram Penning Movie
Hush Money1931 Joan Gordon Movie
Many a Slip1931 Pat Coster Movie
Maybe It's Love1930 Nan Movie
Moby Dick1930 Faith Movie
Puttin' on the Ritz1930 Dolores Fenton Movie
Crazy That Way1930 Ann Jordan Movie
Scotland Yard1930 Xandra, Lady Lasher Movie
Bulldog Drummond1929 Phyllis Movie
Disraeli1929 Clarissa Movie
The Divine Lady1929 Extra (uncredited) Movie
Three Live Ghosts1929 Rose Gordon Movie
The Mississippi Gambler1929 Lucy Blackburn Movie
Power1928 A dame Movie
Show Folks1928 Night Club Patron (uncredited) Movie
The Eternal City1923 Page (uncredited) Movie
The Valley of Decision1916 An 'unborn soul' Movie
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htyuieJan 16, 2010

how is she doing

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