Allan Lane & Sheila Ryan


Sheila Ryan and Allan Lane  


Allan Lane and Sheila Ryan were married for 1 year. They dated for 1 year after getting together in Oct 1944 and married in 1945. 1 year later they divorced in 1946.


American Actor Allan Lane was born Harry Leonard Albershart on 22nd September, 1909 in Mishawaka, Indiana, USA and passed away on 27th Oct 1973 Woodland Hills,California, USA aged 64. He is most remembered for Voice of Mister Ed. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

American Actress Sheila Ryan was born Katherine Elizabeth McLaughlin on 8th June, 1921 in Topeka, Kansas and passed away on 4th Nov 1975 Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA aged 54. She is most remembered for Railroaded!. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1944 - 1945 1 year
Married1945 - 21st Feb 1946 1 year, 1 month
Total Oct 1944 - 21st Feb 1946 1 year, 4 months

(5 October 1945 - 21 February 1946) (divorced)
4 October 45 announced in Hollywood that she will marry cowboy actor Allan "Rocky" Lane the next day. "She was formerly under contract to both 20th Century-Fox and RKO but is now free-lancing and has been rumored as engaged to Mickey Rooney and William Grant at various times. Lane is under contract to Republic Studios."
5 October 45 marries Lane in Las Vegas. He's 36; she's 24.
January 46 announces her separation from Lane in Hollywood and says she will file for divorce shortly
February 46 columnist Louella Parsons reports: "When Sheila Ryan and Allan Lane decided to call it quits there was no embarrassment about who kept the apartment. Alan had subleased his own apartment when they married and he was able to get it back, so he just returned to his old quarters. But not only is Sheila now free, white and over 21, but she's going to work for Sol Wurtzel in the top femme spot in Deadline for Murder."
blames a whirlwind courtship when she wins a divorce from Lane in Los Angeles. "I found out that my husband had a very rigid plan for me," she testifies. "He wanted to control everything I did. He criticized me sometimes even for things he thought I would say."

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Relationship Timeline

21st February, 1946 - Divorce

January, 1946 - Breakup

5th October, 1945 - Marriage

October, 1944 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Allan Lane
Sheila Ryan
Allan Lane
Sheila Ryan
Age (at start of relationship)
6' 0½" (184 cm)
5' 5" (165 cm)
Hair Color
Brown - Dark
Brown - Dark



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