Full Name: Jamie Lee Curtis
Why Famous: American actress who made her name as a "scream queen" in such horror films as John Carpenter's "Halloween" (1978). Curtis then went on to broaden her range, appearing in such comedic films as "A Fish Called Wanda" (1988) and True Lies" (1994), for which she won a Golden Globe award.
- 1984-12-18 Actress Jamie Lee Curtis (26) weds actor Christopher Guest (37) in New York
- 1978-10-25 "Halloween", directed by John Carpenter, starring Donald Pleasence and Jamie Lee Curtis in her film debut, is released