Rosalind Russell

Rosalind Russell
1907 - 1976

Rosalind Russell  American Actress

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Rosalind Russell passed away on 28th Nov 1976 aged 69.


Rosalind Russell was previously married to Frederick Brisson (1941 - 1976).

She was in relationships with Agnes Moorehead (1927), James Stewart (1926) and Tim Durant.

Rosalind Russell had encounters with Burgess Meredith (1939) and Cary Grant (1939 - 1940).


American Actress Rosalind Russell was born Catherine Rosalind Russell on 4th June, 1907 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA and passed away on 28th Nov 1976 Beverly Hills, California, USA aged 69. She is most remembered for The Women, Auntie Mame, His Girl Friday. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Rosalind Russell was in 5 on-screen matchups, including Cary Grant in His Girl Friday (1940), Clark Gable in They Met in Bombay (1941), James Stewart in No Time for Comedy (1940), Kirk Douglas in Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) and Forrest Tucker in Auntie Mame (1958).

Rosalind Russell is a member of the following lists: Donaldson Award winners, 20th-century American singers and Actresses from Connecticut.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 35 years, 1 month - -
Dating3 90 years, 10 months 30 years, 12 months -
Encounter2 78 years, 10 months 39 years, 5 months 1 year
Total6 90 years, 10 months 34 years, 12 months 1 year


First Name Rosalind
Last Name Russell
Full Name at Birth Catherine Rosalind Russell
Alternative Name Rosalind Russell Brisson, `Roz`
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th June, 1907
Birthplace Waterbury, Connecticut, USA
Died 28th November, 1976
Place of Death Beverly Hills, California, USA
Cause of Death Breast Cancer
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Marymount School, Tarrytown, NY, American Academy of Dramatic Art, New York City
Occupation Text Actress, Screenwriter
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Women, Auntie Mame, His Girl Friday
Year(s) Active 1934–1972, 1929–1972
Brand Endorsement (1938) Magazine ad: 1847 Rogers Bros. (silver cutlery)., (1942, 1948) Print ads: Chesterfield cigarettes
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Friend Greer Garson, Merle Oberon, Frank Sinatra, Joan Crawford, Alexis Smith, Craig Stevens, Van Johnson, Loretta Young, Martha Hyer, Cary Grant, Doris Stein, Leland Hayward, Jules Stein, Phyllis Kennedy
Favorite Colors Pink, Red, Green, Blue, Yellow

Rosalind Russell (June 4, 1907 – November 28, 1976) was an American actress of stage and screen, known for her role as fast-talking newspaper reporter Hildy Johnson in the Howard Hawks screwball comedy His Girl Friday (1940), as well as for her portrayals of Mame Dennis in Auntie Mame (1958) and Rose in Gypsy (1962). A noted comedian, she won all five Golden Globes for which she was nominated and was tied with Meryl Streep for most wins until Streep won her sixth award in 2007. Russell won a Tony Award in 1953 for Best Performance by an Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Ruth in the Broadway show Wonderful Town (a musical based on the film My Sister Eileen, in which she also starred). She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress four times throughout her career.

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Partner Comparison

Rosalind Russell69 GeminiActress
Frederick Brisson72 Pisces
Cary Grant82 CapricornActor
Burgess Meredith89 ScorpioActor
Agnes Moorehead73 SagittariusActress
James Stewart89 TaurusActor
Tim Durant85 LibraSocialite


Lance BrissonMale7th May, 194373 years old


The Crooked Hearts1972Laurita DorseyTV Movie
Mrs. Pollifax-Spy1971Mrs. PollifaxMovie
Where Angels Go Trouble Follows!1968Mother SuperiorMovie
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feeling So Sad1967Madame RosepettleMovie
Rosie!1967Rosie LordMovie
The Trouble with Angels1966Mother SuperiorMovie
Five Finger Exercise1962Louise HaringtonMovie
Gypsy1962Rose HovickMovie
A Majority of One1961Bertha JacobyMovie
Startime1959HostTV Show
Auntie Mame1958Mame DennisMovie
Wonderful Town1958Ruth SherwoodTV Movie
Picnic1955Miss Rosemary SydneyMovie
The Girl Rush1955Kim HallidayMovie
G.E. True Theater1953CynthiaTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953Guest HostessTV Show
Never Wave at a WAC1952Jo McBainMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
A Woman of Distinction1950Susan Manning MiddlecottMovie
Tell It to the Judge1949Marsha MeredithMovie
The Velvet Touch1948Valerie StantonMovie
Mourning Becomes Electra1947Lavinia MannonMovie
The Guilt of Janet Ames1947Janet AmesMovie
Sister Kenny1946Elizabeth KennyMovie
Roughly Speaking1945Louise Randall PiersonMovie
She Wouldn't Say Yes1945Dr. Susan A. LaneMovie
Flight for Freedom1943Tonie CarterMovie
What a Woman!1943Carol AinsleyMovie
My Sister Eileen1942Ruth SherwoodMovie
Take a Letter, Darling1942A.M. MacGregorMovie
The Feminine Touch1941Julie HathawayMovie
They Met in Bombay1941Anya Von DurenMovie
Design for Scandal1941Judge Cornelia PorterMovie
His Girl Friday1940Hildy JohnsonMovie
No Time for Comedy1940Linda Paige EsterbrookMovie
This Thing Called Love1940Ann WintersMovie
Hired Wife1940Kendal BrowningMovie
Fast and Loose1939Garda SloaneMovie
The Women1939Mrs. Howard Fowler - SylviaMovie
Four's a Crowd1938Jean ChristyMovie
The Citadel1938ChristineMovie
Man-Proof1938Elizabeth KentMovie
Breakdowns of 19381938Rosalind (Four's a Crowd outtakes) (uncredited)Short Film
Live, Love and Learn1937Julie StoddardMovie
Night Must Fall1937OliviaMovie
Craig's Wife1936Harriet CraigMovie
Under Two Flags1936Lady Venetia CunninghamMovie
It Had to Happen1936Beatrice NewnesMovie
Trouble for Two1936Miss VandeleurMovie
China Seas1935SybilMovie
Reckless1935Josephine (Jo) MercerMovie
The Casino Murder Case1935Doris ReedMovie
West Point of the Air1935Dare MarshallMovie
The Night Is Young1935Countess Zarika RafayMovie
Evelyn Prentice1934Mrs. HarrisonMovie
Forsaking All Others1934EleanorMovie
The President Vanishes1934Sally VoormanMovie
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Jacqualyn HessionJan 14, 2010

One of the screen`s great leading ladies ...Auntie Mame can never be outdown...

Lilis ASep 20, 2008

Ms Russell was actually Irish-American Catholic not Polish Catholic

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