Nancy Kelly

Nancy Kelly
1921 - 1995

Nancy Kelly  American Actress

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Nancy Kelly passed away on 2nd Jan 1995 aged 73.


Nancy Kelly was previously married to Warren Caro (1955 - 1968), Fred Jackman, Jr. (1946 - 1950) and Edmond O'Brien (1941 - 1942).

She was in a relationship with Robert Lowery (1943).

Nancy Kelly had encounters with David O. Selznick.


American Actress Nancy Kelly was born on 25th March, 1921 in Lowell, Massachusetts and passed away on 2nd Jan 1995 Bel Air, California, USA aged 73. She is most remembered for Most photographed Child star in America. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

Nancy Kelly is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Massachusetts, 20th-century American actresses and American stage actresses.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 14 years, 10 months 7 years, 11 months 2 years
Dating1 1 month - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total5 14 years, 10 months 4 years, 2 months 1 month


First Name Nancy
Last Name Kelly
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th March, 1921
Birthplace Lowell, Massachusetts
Died 2nd January, 1995
Place of Death Bel Air, California, USA
Cause of Death Diabetes-Related
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Film Actress and Leading Lady / Radio
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Most photographed Child star in America
Year(s) Active 1926–1977
Mother Nan Kelly
Brother Jack Kelly
Friend Arleen Whelan, Nancy Coleman, Gertrude Lawrence

Nancy Kelly (March 25, 1921 – January 2, 1995) was an American actress. A child actress and model, she was a repertory cast member of CBS Radio's The March of Time and became a movie leading lady in the late 1930s, while still in her teens. She made 36 movies between 1926 and 1977, including portraying Tyrone Power's love interest in the classic Jesse James (1939), which also featured Henry Fonda, and playing opposite Spencer Tracy in Stanley and Livingstone later that same year. She had her greatest success in a character role, the suicidal mother in the The Bad Seed, receiving a Tony Award for the 1955 stage production and an Academy Award nomination for the 1956 film adaptation.

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Partner Comparison

Nancy Kelly73 AriesActress
Warren Caro87 Pisces
Fred Jackman, Jr.-
Robert Lowery58 LibraActor
Edmond O'Brien69 VirgoActor
David O. Selznick63 TaurusFilm/TV Producer


Kelly LurieFemale21st January, 195759 years old


Murder at the World Series1977Alice DaksoTV Movie
The Impostor1975Victoria KentTV Movie
Bronk1975Enid HowardTV Show
Medical Center1969KateTV Show
Sam Benedict1962Sarah Wallace SykesTV Show
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Mrs. J. A. Williams, Vera BrandonTV Show
Thriller1960Janet WillsomTV Show
Suspicion1957Fran SteppeTV Show
Alcoa Theatre1957Martha DolonTV Show
The Bad Seed1956Christine PenmarkMovie
Playhouse 901956Barbara MilletTV Show
The Kaiser Aluminum Hour1956DoraTV Show
Crowded Paradise1956Louise HeathMovie
Climax!1954Irene MarshallTV Show
Ponds Theater1953TV Show
Faith Baldwin Romance Theatre1951TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Sheila, ClareTV Show
Starlight Theatre1950Anne MerrillTV Show
The Bigelow Theatre1950DorothyTV Show
Suspense1949TV Show
The Silver Theatre1949DorothyTV Show
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948TV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948DorotheaTV Show
Murder in the Music Hall1946Mrs. Rita MorganMovie
Woman Who Came Back1945Lorna WebsterMovie
Betrayal from the East1945Peggy HarrisonMovie
Follow That Woman1945Nancy BooneMovie
Song of the Sarong1945SharonMovie
Double Exposure1944Pat MarvinMovie
Gambler's Choice1944Mary Hayes, Vi ParkerMovie
Show Business1944Nancy GayeMovie
Tarzan's Desert Mystery1943Connie BryceMovie
Women in Bondage1943Toni HallMovie
Tornado1943Victory KaneMovie
To the Shores of Tripoli1942Helene HuntMovie
Fly-By-Night1942Pat LindseyMovie
Friendly Enemies1942June BlockMovie
Parachute Battalion1941Kit RichardsMovie
A Very Young Lady1941Alice CarterMovie
Scotland Yard1941Lady Sandra LasherMovie
One Night in the Tropics1940Cynthia MerrickMovie
He Married His Wife1940ValerieMovie
Private Affairs1940Jane BullertonMovie
Sailor's Lady1940Sally GilroyMovie
Frontier Marshal1939Sarah AllenMovie
Jesse James1939Zerelda (Zee)Movie
Stanley and Livingstone1939Eve KingsleyMovie
Tail Spin1939Lois AllenMovie
Submarine Patrol1938Susan LeedsMovie
Glorifying the American Girl1929Child (uncredited)Movie
Girl on the Barge1929Superior McCaddenMovie
The Great Gatsby1926Movie
The Untamed Lady1926Movie
The Pig's Curly Tail1926The Little GirlShort Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

LITTLE KOJAKJun 15, 2013

It wouild have been cool if brother Jack and Nancy had worked together in a film playing brother and sister. I wonder if there was a sibling rivalry.

khellarDec 13, 2011

not sure how much i love this actress

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