Joan Blondell

Joan Blondell
1906 - 1979

Joan Blondell  American Actress

Rose Joan Blondell (August 30, 1906 – December 25, 1979) was an American actress who performed in movies and on television for half a century....

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship7 yrs, 10 mths
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 6 mths
Rumored Relationships6
First Name Joan
Last Name Blondell
Full Name at Birth Rose Joan Blondell
Alternative Name Rosebud Blondell
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th August, 1906
Birthplace New York, New York
Died 25th December, 1979
Place of Death Santa Monica, California
Cause of Death Leukemia
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Big Blue Eyes & Toothy Smile
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Vaudeville / Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame FootLight Parade (1933)
Year(s) Active 1927–1979
Bust (inches) 37
Waist (inches) 22
Hips (inches) 36
Father Eddie Joan Blondell Jr. / Vaudeville Comedian
Mother Kathryn ("Katie") Cain
Brother Eddie Blondell
Sister Gloria Blondell
Family Member Ellen Powell (daughter) Father Dick Powell, Norman Powell ( Son) Adoptive Father Dick Powell
Friend Bette Davis, Barbara Stanwyck, James Cagney, Joan Bennett, Glenda Farrell, Judy Garland, Clark Gable, Mary Astor, Regis Toomey, Mary Brian, Dona Drake, Ann Dvorak, Lucille Ball
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Joan Blondell73 VirgoActress
Michael Todd48 CancerFilm/TV Producer
Dick Powell58 ScorpioActor
George Barnes60 LibraCinematographer
Humphrey Bogart57 CapricornActor
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
John Wayne72 GeminiActor
Bing Crosby74 TaurusActor
Ronald Reagan93 AquariusHead of State
Pat DiCicco69 AquariusBusiness
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The Woman Inside1981 Aunt Coll Movie
The Champ1979 Dolly Kenyon Movie
The Glove1979 Mrs. Fitzgerald Movie
The Rebels1979 Mrs. Brumple TV Movie
$weepstake$1979 Mme. Grimaldi TV Show
Grease1978 Vi Movie
Battered1978 Edna Thompson TV Movie
Opening Night1977 Sarah Goode Movie
Fantasy Island1977 Naomi Gittings TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Ramona Bevans TV Show
The Baron1977 Movie
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood1976 Landlady Movie
Death at Love House1976 Marcella Geffenhart TV Movie
The Dead Don't Die1975 Levenia TV Movie
Starsky and Hutch1975 Mrs. Pruitt TV Show
Switch1975 Mrs. Lear TV Show
Winner Take All1975 Beverly Craig TV Movie
Bobby Parker and Company1974 His Mother TV Movie
Police Story1973 Doreen TV Show
The Rookies1972 Mrs. Darrin TV Show
The Snoop Sisters1972 Madame Mimi TV Show
Support Your Local Gunfighter1971 Jenny Movie
Banyon1971 Peggy Revere TV Show
The New Dick Van Dyke Show1971 Aunt Louise TV Show
The Phynx1970 Ruby Movie
McCloud1970 Ernestine White TV Show
Love, American Style1969 TV Show
Medical Center1969 Doris TV Show
Big Daddy1969 Movie
Kona Coast1968 Kittibelle Lightfoot Movie
Stay Away, Joe1968 Glenda Callahan Movie
Here Come the Brides1968 Lottie Hatfield TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Miss Wall TV Show
The Outsider1968 Sadie Burch TV Show
The Spy in the Green Hat1967 Mrs. 'Fingers' Stilletto Movie
Waterhole #31967 Lavinia Movie
Winchester 731967 Larouge TV Movie
The Guns of Will Sonnett1967 Miss Lottie TV Show
Mrs. Thursday1967 Movie
Ride Beyond Vengeance1966 Mrs. Lavender Movie
Family Affair1966 Laura London TV Show
That Girl1966 Marjorie Hobart TV Show
The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.1966 Madam TV Show
Baby Makes Three1966 Joan Terry TV Movie
Ace of the Mounties1966 His girlfriend Movie
The Cincinnati Kid1965 Lady Fingers Movie
Advance to the Rear1964 Easy Jenny Movie
Slattery's People1964 Mrs. Lewis TV Show
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964 Mrs. Fingers Stilletto TV Show
Burke's Law1963 Candy Sturdevant, Ethel Kronkeit TV Show
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963 Mrs. Melvin Freebie TV Show
Petticoat Junction1963 Florabelle Campbell TV Show
The Greatest Show on Earth1963 T.T. Hill TV Show
Vacation Playhouse1963 Miss Zilke TV Show
The Lucy Show1962 Joan Brenner TV Show
The Virginian1962 Rosanna Dobie TV Show
Angel Baby1961 Mollie Hays Movie
Dr. Kildare1961 Dolly Marlowe TV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961 Emily Komack TV Show
My Three Sons1960 Harriet Blanchard TV Show
The Barbara Stanwyck Show1960 Helene Terry TV Show
The Witness1960 Ma Barker TV Show
Adventures in Paradise1959 Millicent Brass TV Show
Bonanza1959 Lillian Manfred TV Show
The Untouchables1959 Hannah 'Lucy' Wagnall TV Show
The Twilight Zone1959 Phyllis Britt TV Show
Lux Playhouse1958 TV Show
Desk Set1957 Peg Costello Movie
Lizzie1957 Aunt Morgan James Movie
This Could Be the Night1957 Crystal St. Clair Movie
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?1957 Violet Movie
The Real McCoys1957 Aunt Win TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Ma Bleecker TV Show
The Opposite Sex1956 Edith Potter Movie
Playhouse 901956 Mrs. Patrick, Helen Green TV Show
Playwrights '561955 Mother TV Show
Shower of Stars1954 TV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954 Rose Kelsey TV Show
G.E. True Theater1953 Joan Preston TV Show
The United States Steel Hour1953 Ellen TV Show
Death Valley Days1952 Lucy Tutaine TV Show
The Blue Veil1951 Annie Rawlins Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 Calamity Jane TV Show
For Heaven's Sake1950 Daphne Peters Movie
Lux Video Theatre1950 May TV Show
Nash Airflyte Theatre1950 TV Show
Fireside Theatre1949 TV Show
Suspense1949 Clara TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948 Ruth Breen TV Show
Christmas Eve1947 Ann Nelson Movie
Nightmare Alley1947 Zeena Krumbein Movie
The Corpse Came C.O.D.1947 Rosemary Durant Movie
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn1945 Aunt Sissy Movie
Adventure1945 Helen Melohn Movie
Don Juan Quilligan1945 Marjorie Mossrock Movie
Cry 'Havoc'1943 Grace Movie
Lady for a Night1942 Jenny Blake Movie
Topper Returns1941 Gail Richards Movie
Three Girls About Town1941 Hope Banner Movie
Model Wife1941 Joan Keating Chambers Movie
I Want a Divorce1940 Geraldine 'Jerry' Brokaw Movie
Two Girls on Broadway1940 Molly Mahoney Movie
East Side of Heaven1939 Mary Wilson Movie
Good Girls Go to Paris1939 Jenny Swanson Movie
The Amazing Mr. Williams1939 Maxine Carroll Movie
The Kid from Kokomo1939 Doris Harvey Movie
Off the Record1939 Jane Morgan Movie
There's Always a Woman1938 Sally Reardon Movie
Stand-In1937 Lester Plum Movie
The Perfect Specimen1937 Mona Carter Movie
Back in Circulation1937 'Timmy' Blake Movie
The King and the Chorus Girl1937 Miss Dorothy Ellis Movie
Bullets or Ballots1936 Lee Morgan Movie
Colleen1936 Minnie Hawkins Movie
Gold Diggers of 19371936 Norma Perry Movie
Stage Struck1936 Peggy Revere Movie
Three Men on a Horse1936 Mabel Movie
Sons o' Guns1936 Yvonne Movie
Broadway Gondolier1935 Alice Hughes Movie
Traveling Saleslady1935 Angela Twitchell Movie
We're in the Money1935 Ginger Stewart Movie
Miss Pacific Fleet1935 Gloria Fay Movie
Dames1934 Mabel Movie
He Was Her Man1934 Rose Lawrence Movie
I've Got Your Number1934 Marie Lawson Movie
Kansas City Princess1934 Rosie Sturges Movie
Smarty1934 Vicki Movie
Convention City1933 Nancy Lorraine Movie
Footlight Parade1933 Nan Movie
Gold Diggers of 19331933 Carol Movie
Havana Widows1933 Mae Knight Movie
Blondie Johnson1933 Blondie Johnson Movie
Goodbye Again1933 Anne Rogers Movie
Just Around the Corner1933 Mrs. Graham Short Film
Broadway Bad1933 Tony Landers Movie
Big City Blues1932 Vida Fleet Movie
Make Me a Star1932 'Flips' Montague Movie
The Crowd Roars1932 Anne Scott Movie
The Greeks Had a Word for Them1932 Schatzi Sutro Movie
Three on a Match1932 Mary Keaton Movie
Union Depot1932 Ruth Collins Movie
Central Park1932 Dot Movie
Lawyer Man1932 Olga Michaels Movie
Miss Pinkerton1932 Nurse Adams, aka Miss Pinkerton Movie
The Famous Ferguson Case1932 Maizie Dickson Movie
Blonde Crazy1931 Anne Roberts Movie
Illicit1931 Helen 'Duckie' Childers Movie
Night Nurse1931 Maloney Movie
Other Men's Women1931 Marie Movie
The Public Enemy1931 Mamie Movie
Big Business Girl1931 Pearl Movie
God's Gift to Women1931 Fifi Movie
Millie1931 Angie Wickerstaff Movie
My Past1931 Marion Moore Movie
The Reckless Hour1931 Myrtle Nichols Movie
Sinners' Holiday1930 Myrtle Movie
The Office Wife1930 Katherine Murdock Movie
Broadway's Like That1930 Ruth's Pal Short Film
The Devil's Parade1930 Short Film
The Heart Breaker1930 Short Film
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wjerryzMar 6, 2015

Joan, I loved all your movies. Beautiful woman too. Never forget your talent and humor.

alvis64Oct 13, 2012

she was a great actress!! seems like somebody you could chat and have coffee with too...

mrbubiAug 4, 2012

a legend in the 30's and a fantastic comedienne!

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