Sue Lyon

Sue Lyon
1946 - 2019
Sue Lyon  American Actress

Sue Lyon dating history


Sue Lyon was previously married to Richard Rudman (1985 - 2002), Edward Weathers (1983 - 1984), Cotton Adamson (1973 - 1974), Roland Harrison (1971 - 1972) and Hampton Fancher (1963 - 1964).

Sue Lyon was in relationships with John Ireland and Eddie Fisher.

Sue Lyon had an encounter with Robert Towne (1966).


American Actress Sue Lyon was born Suellyn Lyon on 10th July, 1946 in Davenport, Iowa and passed away on 26th Dec 2019 Los Angeles, California aged 73. She is most remembered for Lolita. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Sue Lyon was in 2 on-screen matchups, including James Mason in Lolita (1962) and Richard Burton in The Night of the Iguana (1964).

Sue Lyon is a member of the following lists: 1946 births, American women singers and American pop singers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married5 18 years, 3 months 4 years, 9 months 1 year, 3 months
Dating2 - - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total8 18 years, 3 months 3 years 1 year, 3 months


First Name Sue
Maiden Name Lyon
Full Name at Birth Suellyn Lyon
Age 73 (age at death) years
Birthday 10th July, 1946
Birthplace Davenport, Iowa
Died 26th December, 2019
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Grey
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University Los Angeles City College
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Lolita
Year(s) Active 1959–1986, 1959–1981, 1959–1980
Official Websites,
Mother Sue Karr Lyon

Suellyn "Sue" Lyon (born July 10, 1946 – December 26, 2019) was an American actress. She joined the entertainment industry as a model at the age of 13, later rose to prominence and won a Golden Globe for playing the title role in the film Lolita (1962). Her other notable film appearances included The Night of the Iguana (1964), 7 Women (1966), Tony Rome (1967) and Evel Knievel (1971).

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Sue Lyon73 CancerActress
Richard Rudman-
Edward Weathers-
Cotton Adamson-Criminal
Roland Harrison-
Robert Towne88 SagittariusScreenwriter
Hampton Fancher84 CancerScreenwriter
Eddie Fisher82 LeoSinger
John Ireland78 AquariusActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
NonaFemale20th May, 197250 years oldRoland Harrison


Alligator1980ABC NewswomanMovie
End of the World1977Sylvia BoranMovie
Fantasy Island1977Jill NolanTV Show
Don't Push, I'll Charge When I'm Ready1977Wendy SutherlandTV Movie
Crash!1976Kim DenneMovie
The Astral Factor1976Darlene DeLongMovie
Smash-Up on Interstate 51976BurnseyTV Movie
Murder in a Blue World1973Ana VerniaMovie
Police Story1973CarolineTV Show
Evel Knievel1971LindaMovie
Four Rode Out1970Myra PolsenMovie
Men at Law1970Bunny PhillipsTV Show
But I Don't Want to Get Married!1970LauraTV Movie
Arsenic and Old Lace1969Elaine HarperTV Movie
Love, American Style1969Barbara Eric (segment "Love and the Bed"), Julie (segment "Love and the Extra Job")TV Show
Night Gallery1969Betsy (segment "Miss Lovecraft Sent Me")TV Show
The Flim-Flam Man1967Bonnie Lee PackardMovie
Tony Rome1967Diana PinesMovie
7 Women1966Emma ClarkMovie
The Night of the Iguana1964Charlotte GoodallMovie
The Virginian1962Belinda BallardTV Show
Dennis the Menace1959Blonde with Valentine CardTV Show
The Loretta Young Show1953LaurieTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (14)

wjerryzwjerryzDec 27, 2016

Sue played a great role in Lolita

Jeff LiddleFeb 18, 2013

Sue- I'm a therapist.Would like to write an article in Psychology Today on your early struggles with mental health. 518-307-1563. Thanks,Jeff Liddle

tirasadiyahtirasadiyahJul 23, 2012

she is a great actress. i love her :)

buddy beckFeb 4, 2010

Where does Sue Lyon live now (Feb, 2010)? Latest photo of her?

helloNov 25, 2009

sue quisiera saber de ti donde estas que haces hoy en dia

judejadedAug 30, 2009

sue lyon was outstanding in lolita, and should`ve been a bigger movie star. her relationships w/roland harrison, and cotton adsomson reveal a VERY independent and sensitive soul...

jeff carruthersJan 10, 2008

did she date donovon for awhile I`d date her now

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