Faye Emerson

Faye Emerson
1917 - 1983

Faye Emerson  American Actress


Who is she dating right now?

Rest in peace.


Faye Emerson was previously married to Skitch Henderson (1950 - 1958), Elliott Roosevelt (1944 - 1950) and William Crawford (1938 - 1942).

Faye Emerson was in relationships with Julian Kinrich (1941 - 1943) and Robert J. Anderson.

Faye Emerson had an encounter with Guy Madison.


American Actress Faye Emerson was born Faye Margaret Emerson on 8th July, 1917 in Elizabeth, Indiana, USA and passed away on 9th Mar 1983 Devya, Spain aged 65. She is most remembered for The First Lady Of Television. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Faye Emerson was in an on-screen matchup with John Garfield in Nobody Lives Forever (1946).

Faye Emerson is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and California Democrats.


Help us build our profile of Faye Emerson! Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.

Relationship Statistics

Dating2 2 years 1 year -
Married3 7 years, 2 months 6 years, 2 months 5 years
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 7 years, 2 months 3 years, 5 months 2 years


First Name Faye
Middle Name Margaret
Last Name Emerson
Full Name at Birth Faye Margaret Emerson
Age 65 (age at death) years
Birthday 8th July, 1917
Birthplace Elizabeth, Indiana, USA
Died 9th March, 1983
Place of Death Devya, Spain
Cause of Death Stomach Cancer
Buried Cementiri de Deià (Mallorca), Deià, Provincia de Islas Baleares, Islas Baleares, Spain
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Hair pulled back and tightly wound in the back
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University San Diego State College
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The First Lady Of Television
Year(s) Active 1941-1961, 1941–1961
Father Lawrence L. Emerson
Mother Emma Emerson
Friend Ann Sheridan, Zachery Scott, Ida Lupino, Alexis Smith, Jane Wyman, Eleanor Roosevelt

Faye Margaret Emerson (July 8, 1917 – March 9, 1983) was an American film and stage actress and television interviewer who gained fame as a film actress in the 1940s before transitioning to television in the 1950s and hosting her own talk show.

More about Faye Emerson
Less about Faye Emerson

Dating History

Partner Comparison

Faye Emerson65 CancerActress
Skitch Henderson87 AquariusConductor
Elliott Roosevelt80 VirgoMilitary
Julian Kinrich103 Cancer
William Crawford89 Aquarius
Guy Madison74 CapricornActor
Robert J. Anderson75 PiscesActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
WilliamMale11th June, 194081 years oldWilliam Crawford


The United States Steel Hour1953Dorothy Hilton, Hazel Curtis, Marian BurnettTV Show
Main Street to Broadway1953Faye EmersonMovie
Faye and Skitch1953Co-host (1953-54)TV Show
Chesterfield Presents1952TV Show
Goodyear Playhouse1951TV Show
Wonderful Town, U.S.A.1951Host (1951-52)TV Show
Guilty Bystander1950GeorgiaMovie
The Billy Rose Show1950TV Show
Colgate Theatre1949TV Show
The Silver Theatre1949TV Show
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse1948The Glamour GirlTV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948MelissaTV Show
The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre1948WifeTV Show
The Ford Theatre Hour1948Lydia KenyonTV Show
Paris Cavalcade of Fashions1948Host (1948)TV Show
Nobody Lives Forever1946Toni BlackburnMovie
Her Kind of Man1946Ruby MarinoMovie
Hotel Berlin1945Tillie WeilerMovie
Danger Signal1945Hilda FenchurchMovie
Between Two Worlds1944Miss Maxine RussellMovie
Crime by Night1944Ann MarlowMovie
Hollywood Canteen1944Faye EmersonMovie
In Our Time1944Friend of Count Stephan in Nightclub (uncredited)Movie
The Mask of Dimitrios1944Irana PrevezaMovie
The Very Thought of You1944Cora 'Cuddles' ColtonMovie
Uncertain Glory1944LouiseMovie
Air Force1943Susan McMartinMovie
Destination Tokyo1943Mrs. CassidyMovie
The Desert Song1943HajyMovie
The Hard Way1943Ice Cream Parlor WaitressMovie
Women at War1943Anastasia 'Stormy' HartShort Film
Find the Blackmailer1943Mona VanceMovie
Food and Magic1943Girl in Audience (uncredited)Short Film
Juke Girl1942Violet 'Murph' MurphyMovie
Lady Gangster1942Dot BurtonMovie
Murder in the Big House1942Gladys WayneMovie
Secret Enemies1942Paula FenglerMovie
Wild Bill Hickok Rides1942Peg - Chorus GirlMovie
Affectionately Yours1941Hospital Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Bad Men of Missouri1941Martha AdamsMovie
Blues in the Night1941Dr. Morse's Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Manpower1941Nurse Who Lost Draw (uncredited)Movie
The Great Lie1941Enthusiastic Film Fan in Trailer (uncredited)Movie
Nine Lives Are Not Enough1941Rose ChadwickMovie
The Nurse's Secret1941Telephone GirlMovie
At the Stroke of Twelve1941Miss LaMond (uncredited)Short Film
Show More
Show Less

Onscreen Matchups


Posted commentsView all comments (3)

wjerryzwjerryzApr 14, 2019

She looks beautiful,natural hair

ziegfeldgirl1941ziegfeldgirl1941Apr 9, 2009

It`s really funny that Faye Emerson was such a pioneer of television but so few people talk about her today. She really was a big deal back in the 1950`s.

Join the FamousFix discussion board >>



Top Contributors for Faye Emerson

Edit Page

Help keep Faye Emerson profile up to date.

Six Degrees

Six Degrees Connections

Connect any celebrity with Faye Emerson to see how closely they are linked... romantically!