Sheree North

Sheree North
1932 - 2005
Sheree North  American Actress

Sheree North dating history


Sheree North was previously married to Philip Norman (1982 - 2005), Dr. Gerhardt Sommer (1958 - 1963), John M. Freeman (1955 - 1957) and Fred Bessire (1948 - 1949).

Sheree North was in relationships with Norman Grantz (1957), Barry Sullivan (1956), Moe Sedgeway (1951 - 1953) and W. Schmidlapp.


American Actress Sheree North was born Dawn Shirley Crang on 17th January, 1932 in Los Angeles, California, USA and passed away on 4th Nov 2005 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 73. She is most remembered for Marilyn Monroe replacement. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Sheree North was in an on-screen matchup with Buddy Hackett in Murder, She Wrote (1984).

Sheree North is a member of the following lists: American film actors, Actors from California and American television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating4 2 years 6 months, 25 days 3 months, 1 day
Married4 24 years, 2 months 8 years, 11 months 1 year, 10 months
Total8 24 years, 2 months 4 years, 9 months 3 months, 1 day


First Name Sheree
Middle Name Shirley
Last Name North
Maiden Name Crang
Full Name at Birth Dawn Shirley Crang
Alternative Name Sherree Bessire, Shirley Mae Bessire, Dawn Shirley Crang Norman, Dawn Shirley Bethel, Sheree Bessire, Dawn Shirley Crang, Sheree North
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th January, 1932
Birthplace Los Angeles, California, USA
Died 4th November, 2005
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Complications from cancer surgery
Height 5' 4½" (164 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Blond hair
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Santa Monica Business College
Occupation Text Actress, singer, dancer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Marilyn Monroe replacement
Year(s) Active 1951–1998
Bust (inches) 37
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 38
Official Websites,,,
Father Richard Crang, stepfather was Edward Bethel
Mother June nee Shoard
Family Member Daughter, Dawn, Erica Eve

Sheree North (born Dawn Shirley Crang; January 17, 1932 – November 4, 2005) was an American actress, dancer and singer, known for being one of 20th Century-Fox's intended successors to Marilyn Monroe.

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Partner Comparison

Sheree North73 CapricornActress
Philip Norman79Author
Norman Grantz-
Dr. Gerhardt Sommer-
Barry Sullivan81 VirgoActor
John M. Freeman-
Moe Sedgeway-
Fred Bessire-
W. Schmidlapp71 TaurusProducer


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Dawn JeanetteFemale17th April, 194972 years oldFred Bessire
Erica EveFemale17th July, 195962 years oldDr. Gerhardt Sommer


Susan's Plan1998Mrs. BeyersMovie
Defenseless1991Mrs. BodeckMovie
Dead on the Money1991TV Movie
Cold Dog Soup1990Mrs. HughesMovie
Jake Spanner, Private Eye1989Mrs. BernsteinTV Movie
Seinfeld1989Babs KramerTV Show
Maniac Cop1988Sally NolandMovie
Freddy's Nightmares1988Joyce BurtonTV Show
Matlock1986Alice JenkinsTV Show
The Golden Girls1985Virginia HollingsworthTV Show
Hunter1984Dorothy NickensTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Norma LewisTV Show
Scorned and Swindled1984Maxine WagnerTV Movie
Bay City Blues1983Lynn HoltzTV Show
Legs1983IdaTV Movie
Gemini1982Bunny Murphy WeinbergerTV Movie
Marilyn: The Untold Story1980Gladys BakerTV Movie
Magnum, P.I.1980Blanche RaffertyTV Show
I'm a Big Girl Now1980Edie McKendrickTV Show
Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill1979Lettie NormanTV Movie
Portrait of a Stripper1979Sally EversTV Movie
Women in White1979Lisa GordonTV Movie
Archie Bunker's Place1979Dotty WertzTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Tilly WhitesideTV Show
Only Once in a Lifetime1979SallyMovie
A Christmas for Boomer1979DorothyTV Movie
Rabbit Test1978Mystery LadyMovie
A Real American Hero1978Carrie ToddTV Movie
Telefon1977Marie WillsMovie
Fantasy Island1977JulieTV Show
Westside Medical1977LaurieTV Show
The Night They Took Miss Beautiful1977Layla BurdenTV Movie
Have I Got a Christmas for You1977Adele SerkinTV Movie
The Shootist1976SereptaMovie
Family1976Constance HumeTV Show
Future Cop1976Claire HammondTV Show
Most Wanted1976Melissa DawsonTV Show
Baretta1975AmyTV Show
Switch1975SylviaTV Show
Big Eddie1975Honey SmithTV Show
A Shadow in the Streets1975Gina PulaskiTV Movie
Winter Kill1974BettyTV Movie
Movin' On1974DinahTV Show
The Lives of Benjamin Franklin1974older Deborah FranklinTV Show
Charley Varrick1973Jewell EverettMovie
The Outfit1973Buck's WifeMovie
Maneater1973Gloria BaronTV Movie
Barnaby Jones1973Roxie MorganTV Show
Hawkins1973Debbie LaneTV Show
Kojak1973Mrs. GiancanaTV Show
The Wide World of Mystery1973Mrs. Janet SwimmerTV Show
Key West1973BrandiTV Movie
Snatched1973Kim SutterTV Movie
Trouble Comes to Town1973Mrs. MurdockTV Movie
Rolling Man1972RubyTV Movie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972MadelynTV Show
Hec Ramsey1972Esther HelpinstallTV Show
Kung Fu1972Noreen GallagherTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972Donna CoughlinTV Show
Jigsaw1972TV Show
Lawman1971Laura ShelbyMovie
The Organization1971Mrs. MorganMovie
Vanished1971Beverly WestTV Show
Alias Smith and Jones1971Bess TapscottTV Show
Cannon1971Millie CarrollTV Show
McMillan & Wife1971Dr. Marion VoightTV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Evelyn KnightTV Show
The Smith Family1971Peggy MannersTV Show
The Mary Tyler Moore Show1970Charlene MaguireTV Show
The Interns1970Beth CalicoTV Show
The Most Deadly Game1970LottieTV Show
The Gypsy Moths1969WaitressMovie
The Trouble with Girls1969Nita BixMovie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969June MonicaTV Show
Medical Center1969Karen Porter, Sylvia RonstonTV Show
My Friend Tony1969VivianTV Show
Then Came Bronson1969Gloria OreskoTV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968Doris BrownTV Show
Here Come the Brides1968FeliciaTV Show
The Name of the Game1968Mrs. PalmerTV Show
Mannix1967Rose AndersonTV Show
Code Name: Heraclitus1967SallyTV Movie
Iron Horse1966Alix HendersonTV Show
Destination Inner Space1966Dr. Rene PeronMovie
Confidential for Women1966SusanTV Show
Run for Your Life1965Jeannie LakeTV Show
The Big Valley1965LibbyTV Show
The Loner1965Cora RiceTV Show
Burke's Law1963Cleo Delaney, Myrtle 'Gigi' String, The Maharani of KooshipooTV Show
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963Mary, SallyTV Show
Breaking Point1963Lisa Adams, Susan BeaumontTV Show
The Fugitive1963Marianne Adams, WillyTV Show
The Great Adventure1963Agnes LakeTV Show
The Greatest Show on Earth1963GloriaTV Show
The Eleventh Hour1962Peggy LewisTV Show
The Virginian1962Della Saunders, Karen AndersTV Show
Ben Casey1961Gloria Cooper, Lisa AdamsTV Show
The Witness1960Blossom KnightTV Show
The Untouchables1959Claire SimmonsTV Show
In Love and War1958LorraineMovie
Mardi Gras1958Eadie WestMovie
No Down Payment1957Isabelle FlaggMovie
The Way to the Gold1957Henrietta 'Hank' Clifford - waitressMovie
The Best Things in Life Are Free1956Kitty KaneMovie
The Lieutenant Wore Skirts1956Lt. Katy WhitcombMovie
Playhouse 901956SuzyTV Show
How to Be Very, Very Popular1955Curly FlaggMovie
Gunsmoke1955AvisTV Show
Living It Up1954Sheree North - Jitterbug DancerMovie
Shower of Stars1954TV Show
Here Come the Girls1953Chorine with Elephant (uncredited)Movie
The Red Skelton Hour1951Queen CleopatraTV Show
Excuse My Dust1951Six Girl Club Member (uncredited)Movie
The Colgate Comedy Hour1950BonnieTV Show
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JACK ENGLISHMar 28, 2014



I admired Sheree. No, not because we shared the same birthday, and not because she was a great actress, which she wasn't, but rather for her measurements.
In the Snapshot they're given as 37-24-38.
I'm a self-poclaimed expert in this area.
She was a 37-24-36.

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