Sandra Shaw

Gary Cooper and Sandra Shaw
1913 - 2000

Sandra Shaw  American Actress

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Sandra Shaw passed away on 16th Feb 2000 aged 86.


Sandra Shaw was previously married to John Converse (1964 - 1981) and Gary Cooper (1933 - 1961).

She was in a relationship with Peter Lawford.


American Actress Sandra Shaw passed away on 16th Feb 2000 New York, New York aged 86. Born Veronica Balfe on 27th May, 1913 in Brooklyn, New York and educated at Miss Bennett`s School for Girls, Sandra Shaw is most remembered for Wife of Gary Cooper, Niece of Cedric Gibbons in a career that spanned 1933. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.

Sandra Shaw is a member of the following lists: 20th-century American actresses, American film actresses and 20th-century actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 29 years, 4 months 24 years, 2 months 19 years
Dating1 - - -
Total3 29 years, 4 months 16 years, 1 month 19 years


First Name Sandra
Last Name Shaw
Maiden Name Balfe
Full Name at Birth Veronica Balfe
Alternative Name Veronica Cooper, Rocky
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 27th May, 1913
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York
Died 16th February, 2000
Place of Death New York, New York
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Miss Bennett`s School for Girls
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Wife of Gary Cooper, Niece of Cedric Gibbons
Year(s) Active 1933
Brand Endorsement Active fund-raiser for the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at New York University Medical Center.
Friend Evie Lynn Abbott, Alfred Vanderbilt Jr, Jeanne Vanderbilt

Veronica Cooper (née Balfe; May 27, 1913 – February 16, 2000) was an American actress who appeared in a few films under the name Sandra Shaw. She was the wife of the actor Gary Cooper and mother of painter Maria Cooper Janis.

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Sandra Shaw86 GeminiActress
John Converse71 Libra
Gary Cooper60 TaurusActor
Peter Lawford61 VirgoActor


MariaFemale15th September, 193779 years old


The Jack Benny Program1950Mrs. Gary CooperTV Show
Blood Money1933Job Seeker (uncredited)Movie
King Kong1933Hotel Woman Dropped by Kong (uncredited)Movie
No Other Woman1933Movie
The Gay Nighties1933CountessShort Film


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LamarrOct 12, 2008

What a Beautiful Woman !! I envy Gary Cooper.

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