Maila Nurmi

Maila Nurmi
1921 - 2008

Maila Nurmi  Finnish Actress


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Maila Nurmi was previously married to Fabrizio Mioni (1961 - 1977).

Maila Nurmi was in relationships with Michael McCarty (1955), Stanley Kubrick and Robert Mitchum.

Maila Nurmi had an encounter with Orson Welles.

Maila Nurmi is rumoured to have hooked up with James Dean (1954).


Finnish Actress Maila Nurmi was born Maila Elizabeth Syrjäniemi on 21st December, 1921 in Pechenga, Russia and passed away on 10th Jan 2008 Los Angeles, California, United States aged 86. She is most remembered for Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959), Vampira (1956 Tv series). Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Maila Nurmi is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television personalities and 1922 births.


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Dating3 - - -
Married1 18 years - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 18 years 3 years -


First Name Malia
Middle Name Elizabeth
Last Name Nurmi
Maiden Name Syrjäniemi
Full Name at Birth Maila Elizabeth Syrjäniemi
Alternative Name Maila Syrjaniemi Nurmi, Vampira, Maila Elizabeth Syrjäniemi, Maila Nurmi
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st December, 1921
Birthplace Pechenga, Russia
Died 10th January, 2008
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, United States
Cause of Death Natural Causes
Buried Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Height 5' 6½" (169 cm)
Weight 112lbs (51 kg)
Build Voluptuous
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Wasp waist, Three inch fingernails, Thin arched eyebrows, Raven black hair
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality Finnish
Occupation Text Actress, writer, producer, model, artist
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Plan 9 from Outer Space (1959), Vampira (1956 Tv series)
Bust (inches) 38
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 17
Hips (inches) 36
Shoe Size 7
Official Websites,,
Friend James Dean, Marlon Brando
Pets Ratface (black cat)
Favorite Books Dracula
Favorite Places Hollywood
Favorite Colors Black
Favorite Accessories Form fitted dresses

Maila Elizabeth Syrjäniemi (December 11, 1922 – January 10, 2008), known professionally as Maila Nurmi, was a Finnish-American actress and television personality who created the campy 1950s character Vampira.

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Maila Nurmi86 SagittariusActress
Fabrizio Mioni89 VirgoActor
Michael McCarty- LibraActor
James Dean24 AquariusActor
Orson Welles70 TaurusActor
Stanley Kubrick70 LeoFilm Director
Robert Mitchum79 LeoActor


No Way In2000Woman at Bar (as Vampira)Short Film
I Woke Up Early the Day I Died1998Woman in Hotel LobbyMovie
Dry1996Vanha nainen (as Vampira)Short Film
Population: 11986Mother (uncredited)Movie
The Magic Sword1962Sorceress, The HagMovie
I Passed for White1960Girl Poet (uncredited)Movie
Sex Kittens Go to College1960Etta Toodie (as Vampira)Movie
Plan 9 from Outer Space1959Vampire Girl (as Vampira)Movie
The Beat Generation1959The Poetess (as Vampira)Movie
The Big Operator1959Gina (as Vampira)Movie
Too Much, Too Soon1958Minor Role (uncredited)Movie
Fright Night1958Vampira (1958)TV Show
Playhouse 901956VampiraTV Show
Vampira1956Vampira (as Vampira)TV Show
Vampira Returns1956Vampira (as Vampira)TV Show
The Vampira Show1954VampiraTV Show
My Hero1952LetitiaTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951VampiraTV Show
Romance on the High Seas1948Ship Passenger (uncredited)Movie
If Winter Comes1947Guest (uncredited)Movie
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wjerryzwjerryzMar 13, 2018


Donald DuzacJul 24, 2008

Vampira died January 10,2008 of natural causes

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