Elizabeth Hartman

Elizabeth Hartman
1943 - 1987

Elizabeth Hartman  American Actress


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Elizabeth Hartman was previously married to Gill Dennis.


American Actress Elizabeth Hartman was born Mary Elizabeth Hartman on 23rd December, 1943 in Youngstown, Ohio, USA and passed away on 10th Jun 1987 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA aged 43. She is most remembered for A Patch of Blue, The Beguiled. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Elizabeth Hartman was in an on-screen matchup with Sidney Poitier in A Patch of Blue (1965).

Elizabeth Hartman is a member of the following lists: American film actors, 1943 births and American stage actors.


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First Name Elizabeth
Last Name Hartman
Full Name at Birth Mary Elizabeth Hartman
Alternative Name Biff, Mary Elizabeth Hartman, Elizabeth Hartman
Age 43 (age at death) years
Birthday 23rd December, 1943
Birthplace Youngstown, Ohio, USA
Died 10th June, 1987
Place of Death Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Cause of Death Suicide by jumping (out of a 5th floor apartment window)
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Youngstown, Ohio, U.S.
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame A Patch of Blue, The Beguiled
Year(s) Active 1964–1982, 1964–1987

Mary Elizabeth Hartman (December 23, 1943 – June 10, 1987) was an American actress of the stage and screen. She is best known for her debut performance in the 1965 film A Patch of Blue, playing a blind girl named Selina D'Arcy, opposite Sidney Poitier, a role for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award. The next year, she appeared in Francis Ford Coppola's You're a Big Boy Now as Barbara Darling, for which she was nominated for a second Golden Globe Award. Hartman also starred opposite Clint Eastwood and Geraldine Page in Don Siegel's The Beguiled, and the 1973 box office smash and cult favourite Walking Tall. On stage, Hartman was best known for her interpretations of Laura Wingfield in The Glass Menagerie, and Emily Webb in the Broadway production of Our Town.

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Elizabeth Hartman43 CapricornActress
Gill Dennis74 AquariusFilm Director


The Secret of NIMH1982Mrs. Brisby (voice)Movie
Full Moon High1981Miss MontgomeryMovie
Willow B: Women in Prison1980HelenTV Movie
Doctors' Hospital1975Bobbie MarksTV Show
Walking Tall1973PaulineMovie
The Wide World of Mystery1973CamillaTV Show
In Pursuit of Treasure1972Movie
The Beguiled1971EdwinaMovie
Love, American Style1969Wilma More (segment "Love and the Locksmith")TV Show
Night Gallery1969Judith Timm (segment "The Dark Boy")TV Show
The Fixer1968ZinaidaMovie
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde1967EmilyTV Movie
The Group1966PrissMovie
You're a Big Boy Now1966Barbara DarlingMovie
A Patch of Blue1965Selina D'ArceyMovie
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Crash64Crash64Jul 31, 2011

I recently watched "A Patch of Blue" on TCM and Hartman was great. To be honest no modern day actress can touch her!!!

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