Brenda Marshall

Brenda Marshall
1915 - 1992
Brenda Marshall  American Actress

Brenda Marshall dating history


Brenda Marshall was previously married to William Holden (1941 - 1971) and Richard Gaines (1936 - 1940).


American Actress Brenda Marshall was born Ardis Ankerson on 29th September, 1915 in Islands of Negros, Philippines and passed away on 30th Jul 1992 Palm Springs, California aged 76. She is most remembered for The Sea Hawk (1940). Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Brenda Marshall was in an on-screen matchup with James Cagney in Captains of the Clouds (1942).

Brenda Marshall is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Cancer deaths in California and People from Palm Springs, California.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 30 years, 6 months 17 years, 12 months 5 years, 5 months
Total2 30 years, 6 months 17 years, 12 months 5 years, 5 months


First Name Brenda
Last Name Marshall
Maiden Name Ankerson
Full Name at Birth Ardis Ankerson
Alternative Name Brenda Marshall
Age 76 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th September, 1915
Birthplace Islands of Negros, Philippines
Died 30th July, 1992
Place of Death Palm Springs, California
Cause of Death Throat Cancer
Buried Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Weight 108lbs (49 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Texas State College
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Sea Hawk (1940)
Year(s) Active 1939–1950
Official Websites
Father Otto Peter Ankerson
Friend Lana Turner, June Duprez, Richard Greene, Johnny Maschio, Johnny Mercer, Ginger Mercer

Ardis Ankerson (September 29, 1915 – July 30, 1992), known as Brenda Marshall, was an American film actress.

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Brenda Marshall76 LibraActress
William Holden63 AriesActor
Richard Gaines70 CancerActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
VirginiaFemaleWilliam Holden
PeterMaleWilliam Holden
VirginiaFemale17th November, 193784 years oldRichard Gaines
Scott PorterMale2nd May, 194676 years oldWilliam Holden


I Love Lucy1951Brenda MarshallTV Show
The Iroquois Trail1950Marion ThorneMovie
Whispering Smith1948Marian SinclairMovie
Strange Impersonation1946Nora GoodrichMovie
Background to Danger1943Tamara ZaleshoffMovie
The Constant Nymph1943Toni SangerMovie
Paris After Dark1943Yvonne BlanchardMovie
Captains of the Clouds1942Emily FosterMovie
You Can't Escape Forever1942Laurie AbbottMovie
'The Smiling Ghost'1941Lil BarstowMovie
Footsteps in the Dark1941Rita WarrenMovie
Highway West1941Claire FosterMovie
Singapore Woman1941Vicki MooreMovie
East of the River1940Laurie RomayneMovie
The Sea Hawk1940Doña MariaMovie
Money and the Woman1940Barbara Patteson (Patterson in Credits)Movie
South of Suez1940Katharine 'Kit' SheffieldMovie
The Man Who Talked Too Much1940Celia FarradyMovie
Blackwell's Island1939Secretary (uncredited)Movie
Espionage Agent1939Brenda BallardMovie
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wjerryzwjerryzJan 12, 2016

What a lovely actress. I have seen her in some great movies. She is breathtaking.

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