Myrna Loy

Myrna Loy
1905 - 1993

Myrna Loy  American Actress

Myrna Loy (August 2, 1905 – December 14, 1993) was an American film, television and stage actress....

Confirmed Relationships11
Longest Relationship11 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 10 mths
Rumored Relationships5
First Name Myrna
Middle Name Adele
Last Name Loy
Maiden Name Williams
Full Name at Birth Myrna Adele Williams
Alternative Name Queen of Hollywood, The Perfect Wife, Minnie, Myrna Williams, Myrna Adele Williams, Myrna Loy
Age 88 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd August, 1905
Birthplace Radersburg, Montana
Died 14th December, 1993
Place of Death New York, New York,
Cause of Death Complications during Surgery
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Turned-up nose, Cat Eyes
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Methodist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Westlake School for Girls, Venice High School
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Nora Charles
Year(s) Active 1925–1982
Brand Endorsement (1938) Print ad: Lucky Strike cigarettes
Official Websites,,,
Father David Franklin Williams (was also a banker and real estate developer and the youngest man ever elected to the Montana state legislature)
Mother Adelle Mae Johnson (studied music at the American Conservatory of Music in Chicago)
Brother David Williams
Friend Joan Crawford, Jean Harlow, William Powell, Rudolph Valentino, Kim Hunter, Doris Day, Joan Bennett, John Ford, Henry Fonda, Gary Cooper, Lana Turner, Hedy Lamarr, Cary Grant, Helen Hayes, Norma Shearer
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Myrna Loy88 LeoActress
Paul Newman83 AquariusActor
Howland H. Sergeant72 CancerPolitician
Gene Markey84 SagittariusDirector
John Hertz, Jr.60 Aquarius
Spencer Tracy67 AriesActor
Max Baer50 AquariusBoxing
Leslie Howard50 AriesActor
John Barrymore60 AquariusActor
Arthur Hornblow Jr.83 PiscesFilm/TV Producer
Victor McLaglen72 SagittariusActor
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor
Collier Young72 LeoFilm/TV Producer
Lawrence Copley thaw-
Humphrey Bogart57 CapricornActor
Adlai Stevenson65 AquariusPolitician
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Summer Solstice1981 Margaret TV Movie
Love, Sidney1981 Vera Lonnigan TV Show
Just Tell Me What You Want1980 Stella Liberti Movie
The End1978 Maureen Lawson Movie
Ants1977 Ethel TV Movie
Airport 19751974 Mrs. Devaney Movie
Indict and Convict1974 Judge Christine Tayloy TV Movie
The Elevator1974 Amanda Kenyon TV Movie
The Couple Takes a Wife1972 Barbara's Mother TV Movie
Death Takes a Holiday1971 Selena Chapman TV Movie
Do Not Fold, Spindle, or Mutilate1971 Evelyn Tryon TV Movie
Columbo1971 Lizzy Fielding TV Show
The April Fools1969 Grace Greenlaw Movie
Ironside1967 Andrea Wollcott TV Show
Family Affair1966 Adele TV Show
The Virginian1962 Mrs. Miles TV Show
From the Terrace1960 Martha Eaton Movie
Midnight Lace1960 Aunt Bea Movie
Meet Me in St. Louis1959 Mrs. Anna Smith TV Movie
The DuPont Show with June Allyson1959 Mary Sidney TV Show
Lonelyhearts1958 Florence Shrike Movie
The Ambassador's Daughter1956 Mrs. Cartwright Movie
G.E. True Theater1953 Allie Evans, Maggie Webster, Kate Kennedy TV Show
Belles on Their Toes1952 Dr. Lillian M. Gilbreth Movie
Schlitz Playhouse1951 TV Show
Cheaper by the Dozen1950 Mrs. Lillian Gilbreth Movie
The Red Pony1949 Alice Tiflin Movie
If This Be Sin1949 Lady Cathy Brooke Movie
Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House1948 Muriel Blandings Movie
Song of the Thin Man1947 Nora Charles Movie
The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer1947 Judge Margaret Turner Movie
The Senator Was Indiscreet1947 Mrs. Ashton (Cameo Appearance) (uncredited) Movie
The Best Years of Our Lives1946 Milly Stephenson Movie
So Goes My Love1946 Jane Budden Maxim Movie
The Thin Man Goes Home1944 Nora Charles Movie
Love Crazy1941 Susan Ireland Movie
Shadow of the Thin Man1941 Nora Charles Movie
I Love You Again1940 Kay Wilson Movie
Third Finger, Left Hand1940 Margot Sherwood Merrick Movie
Another Thin Man1939 Nora Charles Movie
The Rains Came1939 Lady Edwina Esketh Movie
Lucky Night1939 Cora Jordan Movie
Test Pilot1938 Ann Movie
Too Hot to Handle1938 Alma Harding Movie
Man-Proof1938 Mimi Swift Movie
Double Wedding1937 Margit Agnew Movie
Parnell1937 Katie Movie
After the Thin Man1936 Nora Charles Movie
Libeled Lady1936 Connie Allenbury Movie
The Great Ziegfeld1936 Billie Burke Movie
Wife vs. Secretary1936 Linda Movie
Petticoat Fever1936 Irene Campton Movie
To Mary - with Love1936 Mary Wallace Movie
Wings in the Dark1935 Sheila Mason Movie
Whipsaw1935 Vivian Palmer Movie
Broadway Bill1934 The Princess Movie
Evelyn Prentice1934 Evelyn Prentice Movie
Manhattan Melodrama1934 Eleanor Movie
Men in White1934 Laura Movie
The Thin Man1934 Nora Charles Movie
Stamboul Quest1934 Annemarie, aka Fräulein Doktor and Helena Bohlen Movie
Night Flight1933 Wife of Brazilian Pilot Movie
Penthouse1933 Gertie Waxted Movie
The Barbarian1933 Diana 'Di' Standing Movie
The Prizefighter and the Lady1933 Belle Movie
Topaze1933 Coco Movie
When Ladies Meet1933 Mary Movie
Scarlet River1933 Myrna Loy (uncredited) Movie
Emma1932 Isabelle Movie
Love Me Tonight1932 Countess Valentine Movie
The Animal Kingdom1932 Cecelia Henry Collier Movie
The Mask of Fu Manchu1932 Fah Lo See Movie
The Wet Parade1932 Eileen Pinchon Movie
Thirteen Women1932 Ursula Georgi Movie
Vanity Fair1932 Becky Sharp Movie
The Woman in Room 131932 Sari Loder Movie
New Morals for Old1932 Myra Movie
A Connecticut Yankee1931 Queen Morgan le Fay Movie
Arrowsmith1931 Mrs. Joyce Lanyon Movie
Body and Soul1931 Alice Lester Movie
The Naughty Flirt1931 Linda Gregory Movie
Transatlantic1931 Kay Graham Movie
Consolation Marriage1931 Elaine Brandon Movie
Hush Money1931 Flo Curtis Movie
Rebound1931 Evie Lawrence Movie
Skyline1931 Paula Lambert Movie
The Devil to Pay!1930 Mary Crayle Movie
Bride of the Regiment1930 Sophie Movie
Cameo Kirby1930 Lea Movie
Renegades1930 Eleanore Movie
Rogue of the Rio Grande1930 Carmita Movie
The Bad Man1930 Movie
The Jazz Cinderella1930 Mildred Vane Movie
The Last of the Duanes1930 Lola Bland Movie
The Truth About Youth1930 Kara Movie
Under a Texas Moon1930 Lolita Romero Movie
Cock o' the Walk1930 Narita Movie
Isle of Escape1930 Moira Movie
The Black Watch1929 Yasmani Movie
The Desert Song1929 Azuri Movie
The Show of Shows1929 Performer in 'What Became of the Floradora Boys' & 'Chinese Fantasy' Numbers Movie
Evidence1929 Native Girl Movie
The Squall1929 Nubi Movie
Fancy Baggage1929 Myrna Movie
The Great Divide1929 Manuella Movie
Hardboiled Rose1929 Rose Duhamel Movie
A Girl in Every Port1928 Girl in China (uncredited) Movie
Noah's Ark1928 Dancer, Slave Girl Movie
The Midnight Taxi1928 Gertie Fairfax Movie
Beware of Married Men1928 Juanita Sheldon Movie
Pay as You Enter1928 Yvonne De Russo Movie
Turn Back the Hours1928 Tiza Torreon Movie
State Street Sadie1928 Isobel Movie
The Crimson City1928 Isobel Movie
The Jazz Singer1927 Chorus Girl (uncredited) Movie
Ham and Eggs at the Front1927 Fifi Movie
The Girl from Chicago1927 Mary Carlton Movie
When a Man Loves1927 Convict Behind Manon (uncredited) Movie
Climbers, The1927 Countess Veya Movie
Finger Prints1927 Vamp Movie
The Heart of Maryland1927 Mulatta Movie
If I Were Single1927 Joan Whitley Movie
A Sailor's Sweetheart1927 Claudette Ralston Movie
Simple Sis1927 Edith Van Movie
Bitter Apples1927 Belinda White Movie
Don Juan1926 Mai - Lady in Waiting Movie
So This Is Paris1926 Lalle's Maid Movie
Exquisite Sinner1926 Living statue Movie
The Caveman1926 Maid Movie
Across the Pacific1926 Roma Movie
The Love Toy1926 Bit Part (uncredited) Movie
The Third Degree1926 Bit Part (uncredited) Movie
Why Girls Go Back Home1926 Sally Short Movie
The Gilded Highway1926 Inez Quartz Movie
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ1925 Slave Girl (uncredited) Movie
Pretty Ladies1925 Showgirl (uncredited) Movie
What Price Beauty?1925 Vamp Movie
The Wanderer1925 Girl at Baccanal (uncredited) Movie
Sporting Life1925 Chorus Girl with Lord Wainwright (uncredited) Movie
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Paris098Nov 11, 2013

She's absolutely gorgeous! I love her eyes!

kellys34Mar 1, 2012

She was never with Spencer Tracy or Clark Gable- So those should be taken down.

di7234241109Aug 30, 2010

terrific actress and great lady

di7234241109Aug 30, 2010

i loved the movie the bacholor and the bobby soxer

miss_sunshine711Aug 2, 2009

Happy Birthday Myrna Loy! She was such a great actress

Tracey LoyMar 31, 2009

I`ve alway`s been told I`m related to Myrna. How do I find out for sure

lullithSep 4, 2008

Not only was Myrna an amazing woman and a great beauty, but also a style icon. I love her hats in the Thin Man movies.

loriOct 2, 2007


Lisa D. BrelandAug 31, 2007

Myrna Loy was a brilliant, and beautiful actress. I LOVE watchng her and William Powell in the Thin Man series which I own.

Mike TApr 17, 2007

Born Myrna Adele Williams near Helena, Montana.
Best know as Nora (Mrs.Nick Charles in "The Thin Man".)

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