Louise Fletcher

Actress Louise Fletcher Full Name: Louise Fletcher [Estelle Louise Fletcher]
Nationality: American

Profession: Actress
Why Famous: Gained international prominence for her performance as Nurse Ratched in the 1975 feature film One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress.

Born: July 22, 1934 (82 years old)
Star Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Married Life

  • 1959-07-18 Actress Louise Fletcher (25) weds producer Jerry Bick (36)

Historical Events in the Life of Louise Fletcher

  • 1975-11-19 "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" based on book by Ken Kesey, directed by Milos Forman and starring Jack Nicholson and Louise Fletcher is released (Best Picture 1976)
  • 1976-01-24 33rd Golden Globes: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Jack Nicholson, & Louise Fletcher win
  • 1976-03-29 48th Academy Awards: "One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest", Jack Nicholson & Louise Fletcher wins

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