Margaret Sullavan

Margaret Sullavan
1909 - 1960

Margaret Sullavan  American Actress


Margaret Brooke Sullavan (May 16, 1909 – January 1, 1960) was an American stage and film actress....

Confirmed Relationships6
Longest Relationship11 yrs, 6 mths
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 3 mths
Rumored Relationships2
First Name Margaret
Middle Name Brooke
Maiden Name Sullavan
Full Name at Birth Margaret Brooke Sullavan
Alternative Name Margaret Brooke Sullavan
Age 50 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th May, 1909
Birthplace Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Died 1st January, 1960
Place of Death New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Overdose of Barbiturates
Height 5' 2½" (159 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Anglican / Episcopalian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Chatham Hall (1927)
University Denishawn School of Dancing and Related Arts
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Shop Around the Corner
Year(s) Active 1929–1960
Brand Endorsement American Tobacco Company Lucky Strike cigarettes
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Father Cornelius Hancock (stockbroker)
Mother Garland Brooke
Family Member Brooke Hayward (daughter)(b:1937), Bridget Hayward (daughter)(b:1939-d:1960), William Leland "Bill" Hayward (son)(b:1941-d:2008)
Friend Jimmy Stewart, Henry Fonda (remained life long friends), Joan Crawford, Kent Smith, Charles Feldman
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Margaret Sullavan50 TaurusActress
Kenneth Wagg90 Pisces
Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
William Wyler79 CancerDirector
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
Jed Harris79 PiscesDirector
Henry Fonda77 TaurusActor
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
Humphrey Bogart57 CapricornActor


Female5th July, 193778 years old
Female10th February, 193977 years old
William Leland
Male27th March, 194175 years old

Onscreen Matchups


Producers' Showcase1954 Mary Matthews TV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
No Sad Songs for Me1950 Mary Scott Movie
The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre1948 Kate TV Show
The Ford Theatre Hour1948 Alexa Trent TV Show
Cry 'Havoc'1943 Lieutenant Smith Movie
Back Street1941 Ray Smith Movie
So Ends Our Night1941 Ruth Holland Movie
Appointment for Love1941 Dr. Jane Alexander Movie
The Mortal Storm1940 Freya Roth Movie
The Shop Around the Corner1940 Klara Novak Movie
The Shining Hour1938 Judy Linden Movie
The Shopworn Angel1938 Daisy Heath Movie
Three Comrades1938 Patricia Hollmann Movie
I Loved a Soldier1936 Movie
Next Time We Love1936 Cicely Hunt Tyler Movie
The Moon's Our Home1936 Cherry Chester, Sarah Brown Movie
The Good Fairy1935 Luisa 'Lu' Ginglebuscher Movie
So Red the Rose1935 Valette Bedford Movie
Little Man, What Now? (film)1934 Emma 'Lammchen' Pinneberg Movie
Only Yesterday1933 Mary Lane Movie
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wjerryzOct 14, 2015

What a beautiful couple Jimmy Stewart and Margaret made

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