Miriam Hopkins

Miriam Hopkins
1902 - 1972
Miriam Hopkins  American Actress

Miriam Hopkins dating history


Miriam Hopkins was previously married to Raymond B. Brock (1945 - 1951), Anatole Litvak (1937 - 1939), Austin Parker (1928 - 1932) and Brandon Peters (1926 - 1928).

Miriam Hopkins was in relationships with Rouben Mamoulian (1934 - 1935), Franchot Tone (1933), King Vidor (1932), Maurice Chevalier (1931), Robert Montgomery (1925), Bennett Cerf (1924), Ernst Lubitsch, Fredric March, Fritz Lang, Herbert Marshall and Leland Hayward.

Miriam Hopkins had encounters with Bing Crosby (1934) and John Gilbert.


American Actress Miriam Hopkins was born Ellen Miriam Hopkins on 18th October, 1902 in Savannah, Georgia and passed away on 9th Oct 1972 New York, New York aged 69. She is most remembered for The Smiling Lieutenant, Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, The Story of Temple Drake, Trouble in Paradise, Design For Living, Becky Sharp, These Three, Barbary Coast, The Old Maid, Old Acquaintance, The Heiress, The Mating Game, Carrie, The Children's Hour. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

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


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Relationship Statistics

Married4 6 years, 4 months 4 years, 3 months 3 years, 1 month
Dating11 98 years, 1 month 8 years, 11 months 1 month, 1 day
Encounter2 - - -
Total17 98 years, 1 month 6 years, 9 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Miriam
Maiden Name Hopkins
Full Name at Birth Ellen Miriam Hopkins
Alternative Name Mims, Hoppy
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 18th October, 1902
Birthplace Savannah, Georgia
Died 9th October, 1972
Place of Death New York, New York
Cause of Death Myocardial Infarction
Buried Oak City Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA
Height 5' 2" (157 cm)
Weight 100lbs (45 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Paramount Mamoulian & Lubitsch pre-codes & Wyler classics
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Anglican / Episcopalian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Goddard Seminary, Plainfield, VT
University Syracuse University
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Smiling Lieutenant, Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, The Story of Temple Drake, Trouble in Paradise, Design For Living, Becky Sharp, These Three, Barbary Coast, The Old Maid, Old Acquaintance, The Heiress, The Mating Game, Carrie, The Children's Hour
Year(s) Active 1928–70, 1928–1970, 1921–1970
Official Websites allanellenberger.com/category/miriam-hopkins/, www.nndb.com/people/460/000066262/
Father Homer Ayres Hopkins
Mother Ellen Dickinson Cutter Hopkins
Sister Ruby Hopkins Welch, Katherine Hopkins (half-sister)
Family Member Michael Thomas Hopkins (adopted son) 1932–2010
Friend Kay Francis, Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Ward Moorehouse, Theodore Dreiser, H.C. Potter, William Faulkner, Ben Wasson, Ernst Lubitsch, Fritz Lang, Austin Parker

Ellen Miriam Hopkins (October 18, 1902 – October 9, 1972) was an American actress known for her versatility. She first signed with Paramount Pictures in 1930.

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Miriam Hopkins69 LibraActress
Raymond B. Brock-
Anatole Litvak72 TaurusDirector
Rouben Mamoulian90 LibraDirector
Bing Crosby74 TaurusActor
Franchot Tone63 PiscesActor
King Vidor88 AquariusDirector
Maurice Chevalier83 VirgoActor
Austin Parker45 VirgoScreenwriter
Brandon Peters63 AquariusActor
Robert Montgomery77 TaurusActor
Bennett Cerf73 GeminiPersonality
John Gilbert38 CancerActor
Leland Hayward68 VirgoFilm/TV Producer
Ernst Lubitsch55 TaurusDirector
Fredric March77 VirgoActor
Fritz Lang85 SagittariusDirector
Herbert Marshall75 GeminiActor
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Savage Intruder1970Katharine PackardMovie
The Flying Nun1967Gloria Davenport, Mother General AdelaideTV Show
The Chase1966Mrs. ReevesMovie
Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure1964Mrs. Maude BrownMovie
The Outer Limits1963Mary KryTV Show
The Children's Hour1961Mrs. Lily MortarMovie
The Investigators1961Minna CarterTV Show
Route 661960Leona BowersTV Show
Play of the Week1959TV Show
Matinee Theatre1955TV Show
Climax!1954Amanda HaleTV Show
The Whistler1954Harriet EldridgeTV Show
G.E. True Theater1953Mrs. Cynthia LockmanTV Show
The Philip Morris Playhouse1953TV Show
The Ray Milland Show1953TV Show
Carrie1952Julie HurstwoodMovie
The Outcasts of Poker Flat1952Mrs. Shipton aka 'The Duchess'Movie
Curtain Call1952TV Show
The Mating Season1951Fran CarletonMovie
Betty Crocker Star Matinee1951TV Show
Lux Video Theatre1950Bertha Jacks, Margaret, Norma DesmondTV Show
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse1950Jennie McCobbTV Show
The Heiress1949Lavinia PennimanMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Theresa DurandTV Show
The Chevrolet Tele-Theatre1948TV Show
Old Acquaintance1943Mildred 'Millie' DrakeMovie
A Gentleman After Dark1942Flo MeltonMovie
Virginia City1940Julia HayneMovie
Lady with Red Hair1940Caroline Carter aka Mrs. Leslie CarterMovie
The Old Maid1939Delia LovellMovie
The Woman I Love1937Mme. Helene MauryMovie
Wise Girl1937Susan FletcherMovie
Woman Chases Man1937Virginia TravisMovie
Men Are Not Gods1936Ann WilliamsMovie
These Three1936MarthaMovie
Barbary Coast1935Mary 'Swan' RutledgeMovie
Becky Sharp1935Becky SharpMovie
Splendor1935Phyllis Manning LorrimoreMovie
She Loves Me Not1934Curly FlaggMovie
The Richest Girl in the World1934Dorothy HunterMovie
All of Me1934Lydia DarrowMovie
Design for Living1933Gilda FarrellMovie
The Story of Temple Drake1933Temple DrakeMovie
The Stranger's Return1933Louise StorrMovie
Trouble in Paradise1932LilyMovie
The World and the Flesh1932Maria YaskayaMovie
Dancers in the Dark1932Gloria BishopMovie
Two Kinds of Women1932Emma KrullMovie
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde1931Ivy PearsonMovie
The Smiling Lieutenant1931Princess AnnaMovie
24 Hours1931Rosie DugganMovie
Fast and Loose1930Marion LenoxMovie
The Home Girl1928Short Film
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cboothe977cboothe977Apr 6, 2021

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wjerryzwjerryzMar 10, 2018

Many films

alvis64alvis64Jan 23, 2014

Misunderstood and underrated, Miriam is Bette Davis' equal, according to none other than Rouben Mamoulian!

cboothe977cboothe977Apr 11, 2011

She apparently had way of ticking off her co-stars. Reprotedly both Edward G. Robinson and Bette Davis both took swings at her.

ziegfeldgirl1941ziegfeldgirl1941May 23, 2009

I love classic movies, but Miriam Hopkins is actually one of my least favorite stars. She talks fast and over acts in her later years. I read in a films of Claudette Colbert book that people liked her when she first started in films but people found her increasingly hard to work with as her stardom grew.

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