Martha Hyer

Martha Hyer
1924 - 2014
Martha Hyer  American Actress

Martha Hyer dating history


Martha Hyer was previously married to Hal B. Wallis (1966 - 1986) and Ray Stahl (1951 - 1955).

Martha Hyer was in relationships with Richard Gully (1960), Cornel Ascher (1959), Harry Karl (1959), Prince Aly Khan (1958), Frank Sinatra (1958), Ross Hunter (1957), John Bentley (1956 - 1957), Grant Williams (1955), Edwin Grant III (1955), Gene Kelly (1954 - 1958) and Phil Silvers (1953 - 1954).

Martha Hyer had encounters with Jorge Guinle (1959), Clark Gable (1958), Don Taylor (1957), Danny Kaye (1954), John F. Kennedy (1952) and Marshall Thompson (1948).


American Actress Martha Hyer was born on 10th August, 1924 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA and passed away on 31st May 2014 Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S. aged 89. She is most remembered for Some Came Running (1958). Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Martha Hyer is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Northwestern University alumni.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 21 years, 9 months 13 years, 8 months 5 years, 8 months
Dating11 4 years 6 months, 22 days 1 month
Encounter6 1 month, 1 day 20 days 29 days
Total19 21 years, 9 months 1 year, 9 months 29 days


First Name Martha
Last Name Hyer
Birthday 10th August, 1924
Birthplace Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Died 31st May, 2014
Place of Death Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Northwestern University
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Some Came Running (1958)
Year(s) Active 1946–1974
Father Julien C. Hyer
Mother Agnes Barnhart
Sister Agnes Hyer, Jeane Hyer
Friend Rosalind Russell, Frank Brisson, Frank Orsatti, Mia Farrow
Favorite Colors Pink, Green, Blue, White

Martha Hyer (August 10, 1924 – May 31, 2014) was an American actress. She is best remembered for her role as Gwen French in Some Came Running (1958), for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Her autobiography, Finding My Way: A Hollywood Memoir, was published in 1990.

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Martha Hyer89 LeoActress
Hal B. Wallis87 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
Richard Gully-
Cornel Ascher-
Harry Karl68 PiscesBusiness
Jorge Guinle88 AquariusBusiness
Clark Gable59 AquariusActor
Prince Aly Khan48 GeminiRoyalty
Frank Sinatra82 SagittariusSinger
Ross Hunter75 TaurusDirector
Don Taylor78 SagittariusActor
John Bentley92 SagittariusActor
Grant Williams54 LeoActor
Edwin Grant III-Business
Danny Kaye76 CapricornActor
Gene Kelly83 LeoActor
Phil Silvers74 TaurusActor
John F. Kennedy46 GeminiHead of State
Ray Stahl39 CapricornDirector
Marshall Thompson66 SagittariusActor
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The Day of the Wolves1973Maggie AndersonMovie
O'Hara, U.S. Treasury1971Laura AlbinTV Show
McCloud1970Peggy HamiltonTV Show
Crossplot1969Jo GrinlingMovie
Once You Kiss a Stranger...1969LeeMovie
The Young Lawyers1969Helen DonnerTV Show
It Takes a Thief1968Press Secretary Rhoda MichaelsTV Show
The Name of the Game1968Billie RamseyTV Show
Catch As Catch Can1968Luisa ChiaramonteMovie
House of 1,000 Dolls1967RebeccaMovie
The Happening1967MonicaMovie
Judd for the Defense1967Leora McKennaTV Show
Some May Live1967Kate MeredithMovie
La mujer de otro1967Ana MarĂ­aMovie
Due marines e un generale1966Lt. Inge SchultzeMovie
Picture Mommy Dead1966Francene ShelleyMovie
The Chase1966Mary FullerMovie
The Night of the Grizzly1966Angela ColeMovie
Family Affair1966Carol HavenTV Show
Cuernavaca en primavera1966Movie
The Sons of Katie Elder1965Mary GordonMovie
Branded1965Callie ClayTV Show
Bikini Beach1964Vivien ClementsMovie
First Men in the Moon1964Kate CallenderMovie
Pyro... The Thing Without a Face1964Laura BlancoMovie
The Carpetbaggers1964Jennie DentonMovie
Bewitched1964Margaret MarshallTV Show
Blood on the Arrow1964Nancy MailerMovie
The Man from the Diners' Club1963LucyMovie
Wives and Lovers1963Lucinda FordMovie
Burke's Law1963Penny Allen / Dr. Serena Standish / Adrienne Shelton / ...TV Show
Kraft Suspense Theatre1963Caroline Glenn / Helen BlaineTV Show
The Farmer's Daughter1963Doris LarsenTV Show
The Greatest Show on Earth1963Lucy CarrollTV Show
A Girl Named Tamiko1962Fay WilsonMovie
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1962Judy Mullett / Alice MarsdenTV Show
The Beverly Hillbillies1962Tracy RichardsTV Show
The Virginian1962Amalia ClarkTV Show
The Last Time I Saw Archie1961Peggy KramerMovie
The Right Approach1961Anne PerryMovie
Ice Palace1960Dorothy Wendt KennedyMovie
Route 661960Donna StevensTV Show
Desire in the Dust1960Melinda MarquandMovie
Mistress of the World1960Karin JohansonMovie
The Best of Everything1959Barbara LamontMovie
The Big Fisherman1959HerodiasMovie
Rawhide1959Hannah HaleyTV Show
The Deputy1959Joy CartwrightTV Show
Houseboat1958Carolyn GibsonMovie
Once Upon a Horse...1958Miss Amity BabbMovie
Paris Holiday1958Ann McCallMovie
Some Came Running1958Gwen FrenchMovie
Battle Hymn1957Mary HessMovie
Mister Cory1957Abby VollardMovie
My Man Godfrey1957Cordelia BullockMovie
The Delicate Delinquent1957Martha HenshawMovie
Kelly and Me1957Lucy CastleMovie
Red Sundown1956Caroline MurphyMovie
Playhouse 901956Louise MerrickTV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956Laurie PritchardTV Show
Showdown at Abilene1956Peggy BigelowMovie
Francis in the Navy1955Betsy DonevanMovie
Kiss of Fire1955FeliciaMovie
Paris Follies of 19561955Ruth HarmonMovie
Down Three Dark Streets1954Connie AndersonMovie
Lucky Me1954Lorraine ThayerMovie
Riders to the Stars1954Dr. Jane FlynnMovie
Sabrina1954Elizabeth TysonMovie
Climax!1954Vi JohnsonTV Show
The Public Defender1954ConnieTV Show
Battle of Rogue River1954Brett McClainMovie
Cry Vengeance1954Peggy HardingMovie
The Scarlet Spear1954ChristineMovie
Wyoming Renegades1954Nancy WarrenMovie
The Best of Broadway1954PearlTV Show
Abbott and Costello Go to Mars1953Janie HoweMovie
So Big1953Paula HempelMovie
Private Secretary1953TV Show
Four Star Playhouse1952Jan / GloriaTV Show
Geisha Girl1952Peggy BurnesMovie
Wild Stallion1952Caroline CullenMovie
Yukon Gold1952Marie BriandMovie
The Unexpected1952JacquelineTV Show
Your Jeweler's Showcase1952TV Show
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok1951Elsa GrayTV Show
Schlitz Playhouse1951LisaTV Show
Oriental Evil1951Cheryl BanningMovie
The Lawless1950Caroline TylerMovie
Lux Video Theatre1950Julie / Ivy / Jean / ...TV Show
Racket Squad1950TV Show
Outcasts of Black Mesa1950Ruth DornMovie
The Kangaroo Kid1950Mary CorbettMovie
Frisco Tornado1950Jean MartinMovie
Salt Lake Raiders1950Helen ThorntonMovie
The Clay Pigeon1949ReceptionistMovie
Fireside Theatre1949TV Show
The Lone Ranger1949MollyTV Show
Rustlers1949Ruth AbbottMovie
The Velvet Touch1948Helen AdamsMovie
Gun Smugglers1948Judy DavisMovie
The Judge Steps Out1948Catherine Bailey Struthers IIIMovie
Born to Kill1947Maid (uncredited)Movie
The Woman on the Beach1947Mrs. Barton (uncredited)Movie
Thunder Mountain1947Ellie JorthMovie
The Locket1946Bridesmaid (uncredited)Movie
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wjerryzwjerryzOct 30, 2015

Martha was a very beautiful woman. It's a shame they didn't have more movies of her.

leannMar 2, 2009

read your book,did`nt tell me much,needed more info.saw desire in the dust great acting.GOD BLESS YOU. VERY BEAUTIFUL;;

steveiezsteveiezJul 24, 2008

Very pretty lady. In a way she reminds me of Jeanne Crain.

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