Karen Grassle

Karen Grassle

Karen Grassle  American Actress


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Karen Grassle was previously married to Dr. Scott Sutherland, James Alan Radford and Leon Russom.


Karen Grassle is a 76 year old American Actress. Born Karen Trust Grassle on 25th February, 1942 in Berkeley, CA, USA, she is famous for Little House on the Prairie. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Karen Grassle has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including George Grizzard in Murder, She Wrote (1984), Dennis Weaver in Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (1983) and Michael Landon in Little House on the Prairie (1974).

Karen Grassle is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Berkeley, California, Actors from Berkeley, California and Actresses from California.


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Married3 36 years, 6 months 15 years, 2 months 9 years
Total3 36 years, 6 months 15 years, 2 months 9 years


First Name Karen
Middle Name Trust
Last Name Grassle
Full Name at Birth Karen Trust Grassle
Age 76 years
Birthday 25th February, 1942
Birthplace Berkeley, CA, USA
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Ventura High School in 1959
University University of California at Berkeley in 1964, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Tulane University
Occupation Text Theater Actress, Television Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Little House on the Prairie
Year(s) Active 1968–present
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/954/000025879/
Father Gene Grassle (father) (gas station manager)
Family Member Leon Russom (1st Husband), J. Alan Radford (2nd Husband), Lily Radford (adopted daughter)
Associated People Michael Landon (actor/director), Melissa Gibert (actress), Melissa Sue Anderson (actress), Sidney Greenbush (actress), Lindsay Greenbush (actress)

Karen Trust Grassle (born February 25, 1942) is an American actress, known for her role as Caroline Ingalls, the wife of Michael Landon's character and the mother of Melissa Sue Anderson’s and Melissa Gilbert's character, in the NBC television drama series Little House on the Prairie.

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Karen Grassle76 PiscesActress
Dr. Scott Sutherland-
James Alan Radford-
Leon Russom76 SagittariusActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Mary AmeliaFemaleMichael Landon
Laura ElizabethMichael Landon
CarrieMichael Landon
GraceMichael Landon


Where's Roman?2015Mysterious WomanShort Film
Tales of Everyday Magic2012Aunt DorothyMovie
My Greatest Teacher2012Aunt DorothyMovie
Wyatt Earp1994Mrs. SutherlandMovie
Between the Darkness and the Dawn1985Ellen Foster HollandTV Movie
Little House: The Last Farewell1984Caroline IngallsTV Movie
Murder, She Wrote1984Christine Stoneham, Fay HewittTV Show
Cocaine: One Man's Seduction1983Barbara GantTV Movie
Hotel1983Susan WalkerTV Show
Harry's War1981KathyMovie
Little House Years1979Caroline IngallsTV Movie
Crisis in Mid-air1979Betsy CulverTV Movie
Battered1978Susannah HawksTV Movie
The President's Mistress1978Donna Morton, The President's MistressTV Movie
The Love Boat1977PaulaTV Show
Little House on the Prairie1974Caroline IngallsTV Show
New York Television Theatre1965TV Show
Gunsmoke1955FranTV Show
Love of Life1951Bonnie Draper (early '70s)TV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (8)

rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 26, 2013

Wow, doing great after all of these years.

MarieApr 3, 2011

Karen is one of the best female stars I know of, she is not arrogant and plays her roles excellent,I'm 51 and still watch "Little House" re-runs over and over,Out of all the celebrities I would love to meet her and get her autograph

R. JohnsonFeb 17, 2010

A wonderful person. Wholesome, beautiful in visage and heart.

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