Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr
1921 - 2007
Deborah Kerr  British Actress

Deborah Kerr dating history


Deborah Kerr was previously married to Peter Viertel (1960 - 2007) and Anthony Bartley (1945 - 1960).

Deborah Kerr was in relationships with David Niven (1957), Burt Lancaster (1953), Stewart Granger (1949) and Michael Powell.

Deborah Kerr had an encounter with Robert Mitchum (1956).


British Actress Deborah Kerr was born Deborah Jane Trimmer on 30th September, 1921 in Helensburgh, Scotland and passed away on 16th Oct 2007 Suffolk, England, UK aged 86. She is most remembered for From Here to Eternity. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Deborah Kerr was in 11 on-screen matchups, including Burt Lancaster in From Here to Eternity (1953), Clark Gable in The Hucksters (1947), Cary Grant in Dream Wife (1953), David Niven in Bonjour tristesse (1958) and Stewart Granger in King Solomon's Mines (1950).

Deborah Kerr is a member of the following lists: Academy Honorary Award recipients, Best Musical or Comedy Actress Golden Globe (film) winners and BAFTA winners (people).


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 48 years, 10 months 32 years, 7 months 16 years, 5 months
Dating4 3 months, 2 days 1 month, 16 days 1 month, 1 day
Encounter1 4 months, 2 days - -
Total7 48 years, 10 months 9 years, 5 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Deborah
Middle Name Jane
Last Name Kerr
Maiden Name Trimmer
Full Name at Birth Deborah Jane Trimmer
Alternative Name Deborah Jane Trimmer, Deborah Jane Kerr-Trimmer, Deborah Kerr
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th September, 1921
Birthplace Helensburgh, Scotland
Died 16th October, 2007
Place of Death Suffolk, England, UK
Cause of Death Parkinson`s Disease
Buried Alfold Cemetery, Alfold, Nr.Guildford, Surrey, England
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Northumberland House, Clifton, Bristol, England
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame From Here to Eternity
Year(s) Active 1940–1986, 1937–1986
Friend David Niven, Jean Simmons, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Peter Ustinov, Fred Zinnemann, Frank Sinatra, Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift

Deborah Jane Trimmer CBE (30 September 1921 – 16 October 2007), known professionally as Deborah Kerr (), was a Scottish film, theatre and television actress. She was nominated six times for the Academy Award for Best Actress, and holds the record for an actress most nominated in the lead actress category without winning.

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Deborah Kerr86 LibraActress
Peter Viertel86 ScorpioNovelist
David Niven73 PiscesActor
Robert Mitchum79 LeoActor
Burt Lancaster80 ScorpioActor
Stewart Granger80 TaurusActor
Anthony Bartley82 AriesCrew (film/tv)
Michael Powell84 LibraDirector


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Melanie JaneFemale27th December, 194774 years oldAnthony Bartley
Francesca AnnFemale20th December, 195170 years oldAnthony Bartley


Hold the Dream (TV Mini Series 1986–1987)1986Emma HarteTV Show
The Assam Garden1985HelenMovie
Reunion at Fairborough1985Sally Wells GrantTV Movie
Ann and Debbie1985AnnTV Movie
A Woman of Substance1984Emma HarteTV Show
Witness for the Prosecution1982Nurse PlimsollTV Movie
BBC2 Playhouse1973Carlotta GrayTV Show
The Arrangement1969Florence AndersonMovie
The Gypsy Moths1969Elizabeth BrandonMovie
Prudence and the Pill1968Prudence HardcastleMovie
Casino Royale1967Agent Mimi (Alias Lady Fiona)Movie
Eye of the Devil1966Catherine de MontfauconMovie
Marriage on the Rocks1965Valerie EdwardsMovie
The Chalk Garden1964Miss MadrigalMovie
The Night of the Iguana1964Hannah JelkesMovie
The Innocents1961Miss GiddensMovie
The Naked Edge1961Martha RadcliffeMovie
The Grass Is Greener1960Lady Hilary RhyallMovie
The Sundowners1960Ida CarmodyMovie
Beloved Infidel1959Sheilah GrahamMovie
Count Your Blessings1959Grace AllinghamMovie
The Journey1959Diana AshmoreMovie
Bonjour tristesse1958Anne LarsonMovie
Separate Tables1958Sibyl Railton-BellMovie
An Affair to Remember1957Terry McKayMovie
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison1957Sister AngelaMovie
Tea and Sympathy1956Laura ReynoldsMovie
The King and I1956Anna LeonowensMovie
The Proud and Profane1956Lee AshleyMovie
The End of the Affair1955Sarah MilesMovie
ITV Play of the Week1955MoiraTV Show
Dream Wife1953EffieMovie
From Here to Eternity1953Karen HolmesMovie
Julius Caesar1953PortiaMovie
Young Bess1953Catherine ParrMovie
The Prisoner of Zenda1952Princess FlaviaMovie
Thunder in the East1952Joan WilloughbyMovie
Quo Vadis1951LygiaMovie
King Solomon's Mines1950Elizabeth CurtisMovie
Please Believe Me1950Alison KirbeMovie
Edward, My Son1949Evelyn BoultMovie
Black Narcissus1947Sister ClodaghMovie
If Winter Comes1947Nona TyberMovie
The Hucksters1947Kay DorranceMovie
I See a Dark Stranger1946Bridie QuiltyMovie
Vacation from Marriage1945Cathy WilsonMovie
The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp1943Angela 'Johnny' Cannon, Barbara Wynne, Edith HunterMovie
A.J. Cronin's Hatter's Castle1942Mary BrodieMovie
The Avengers1942Kari AlstadMovie
Courageous Mr. Penn1942GulielmaMovie
Love on the Dole1941Sally HardcastleMovie
Major Barbara1941Jenny HillMovie
Blackout1940Cigarette Girl (scenes deleted)Movie
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QueenMystiqueJan 5, 2019


wjerryzwjerryzNov 23, 2018


peacefulleavesMay 2, 2013

Robert Mitchum and Burt Lancaster. She was always a classy lady and obviously desired it in the men she was with as well

avalonanjelavalonanjelSep 20, 2007


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