Virginia Mayo

Virginia Mayo
1920 - 2005
Virginia Mayo  American Actress

Virginia Mayo dating history


Virginia Mayo was previously married to Michael O'Shea (1947 - 1973).

Virginia Mayo had an encounter with Howard Hughes (1946).


American Actress Virginia Mayo was born Virginia Clara Jones on 30th November, 1920 in St. Louis, Missouri and passed away on 17th Jan 2005 Thousand Oaks, California aged 84. She is most remembered for Best Years of Our Lives. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Virginia Mayo was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Bob Hope in The Princess and the Pirate (1944), Dana Andrews in The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), Danny Kaye in A Song Is Born (1948) and James Cagney in White Heat (1949).

Virginia Mayo is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and California Republicans.


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Married1 30 years, 11 months - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total2 30 years, 11 months 15 years, 5 months -


First Name Virginia
Middle Name Clara
Last Name Mayo
Full Name at Birth Virginia Clara Jones
Alternative Name Ginny
Birthday 30th November, 1920
Birthplace St. Louis, Missouri
Died 17th January, 2005
Place of Death Thousand Oaks, California
Cause of Death Pneumonia & Heart Failure
Buried Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks Memorial Park, Westlake Village, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Best Years of Our Lives
Year(s) Active 1939–1997
Brand Endorsement Lustre-Creme Shampoo (Magazine Advertisement) [1953]
Official Websites
Father Luke Ward Jones
Mother Martha Henrietta Jones
Friend Alan Ladd, James Cagney, Doris Day, Bob Hope

Virginia Mayo (born Virginia Clara Jones; November 30, 1920 – January 17, 2005) was an American actress and dancer. She was in a series of comedy films with Danny Kaye and was Warner Brothers' biggest box-office money-maker in the late 1940s. She also co-starred in the 1946 Oscar-winning movie The Best Years of Our Lives.

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Virginia Mayo84 SagittariusActress
Howard Hughes70 CapricornBusiness
Michael O'Shea67 PiscesActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Catherine MaryFemale13th November, 195370 years oldMichael O'Shea


The Man Next Door1997LuciaMovie
The Naked Truth1995Virginia MayoTV Show
Midnight Witness1993KittyMovie
Evil Spirits1991Janet WilsonMovie
Murder, She Wrote1984ElinorTV Show
Santa Barbara1984Peaches DeLightTV Show
Remington Steele1982Virginia MayoTV Show
French Quarter1978Countess Willie Piazza / IdaMovie
The Love Boat1977Virginia WilcoxTV Show
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood1976Miss BattleyMovie
Lanigan's Rabbi1976Margaret AltonTV Show
Fugitive Lovers1975Liz TrentMovie
Police Story1973AngieTV Show
Night Gallery1969Carrie Crane (segment "The Diary")TV Show
The Outsider1968Jean DanielsTV Show
Fort Utah1967Linda LeeMovie
Daktari1966Vera PotterTV Show
Castle of Evil1966Mary Theresa 'Sable' PulaskiMovie
Young Fury1965Sara McCoyMovie
Burke's Law1963Dr. Terry FosterTV Show
Revolt of the Mercenaries1961Lady Patrizia, Duchessa di RivaltaMovie
McGarry and His Mouse1960Kitty McGarryTV Movie
Jet Over the Atlantic1959Jean GurneyMovie
Westbound1959Norma PutnamMovie
Fort Dobbs1958Celia GrayMovie
Lux Playhouse1958Gloria CrawfordTV Show
The Big Land1957Helen JaggerMovie
The Story of Mankind1957CleopatraMovie
The Tall Stranger1957EllenMovie
Wagon Train1957Beauty JamisonTV Show
Great Day in the Morning1956Ann Merry AlaineMovie
The Proud Ones1956SallyMovie
Congo Crossing1956Louise WhitmanMovie
Conflict1956TV Show
Pearl of the South Pacific1955Rita DelaineMovie
King Richard and the Crusaders1954Lady Edith PlantagenetMovie
The Silver Chalice1954HelenaMovie
South Sea Woman1953Ginger MartinMovie
The Loretta Young Show1953Myrna NelsonTV Show
Devil's Canyon1953Abby NixonMovie
She's Back on Broadway1953Catherine TerrisMovie
She's Working Her Way Through College1952Angela Gardner / 'Hot Garters Gertie'Movie
The Iron Mistress1952Judalon de BornayMovie
Captain Horatio Hornblower1951Lady Barbara WellesleyMovie
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine1951CarolMovie
Along the Great Divide1951Ann KeithMovie
Starlift1951Virginia MayoMovie
Backfire1950Nurse Julie BensonMovie
The Flame and the Arrow1950Anne de HesseMovie
The West Point Story1950Eve DillonMovie
Always Leave Them Laughing1949Nancy EagenMovie
Colorado Territory1949Colorado CarsonMovie
The Girl from Jones Beach1949Ruth WilsonMovie
White Heat1949Verna JarrettMovie
Flaxy Martin1949Flaxy MartinMovie
Red Light1949Carla NorthMovie
A Song Is Born1948Honey SwansonMovie
Smart Girls Don't Talk1948Linda VickersMovie
Out of the Blue1947Deborah TylerMovie
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty1947Rosalind van HoornMovie
The Best Years of Our Lives1946Marie DerryMovie
The Kid from Brooklyn1946Polly PringleMovie
Wonder Man1945Ellen ShanleyMovie
The Princess and the Pirate1944MargaretMovie
Up in Arms1944Nurse Joanna (uncredited)Movie
Seven Days Ashore1944Carol DeanMovie
Jack London1943MamieMovie
Follies Girl1943Chorine (uncredited)Movie
Gals and Gallons1939Virginia JonesShort Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (5)

wjerryzwjerryzApr 12, 2020

Not only a star but a Goddess

wjerryzwjerryzFeb 23, 2018

A priceless build

wjerryzwjerryzNov 30, 2015

One of my all time favorite actresses. She is a beauty.

JerryApr 3, 2013

To a wonderful actress. So beautiful and talented.I loved you in . White Heat. You will be remembered forever.

kiaMay 1, 2009

loved you in all your films,great actress, most beautiful too. GOD BLESS YOU LOVELY LADY,,,,,

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