Myrna Loy

Actress Myrna Loy Full Name: Myrna Loy
Nationality: American

Profession: Actress
Why Famous: Trained as a dancer, she devoted herself fully to an acting career following a few minor roles in silent films. She was originally typecast in exotic roles, often as a vamp or a woman of Asian descent, but her career prospects improved greatly following her portrayal of Nora Charles in "The Thin Man" (1934).

Born: August 2, 1905
Star Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Helena, Montana, USA

Died: December 14, 1993 (aged 88)

Married Life

  • 1942-06-06 "The Thin Man" actress Myrna Loy (36) weds John Hertz Jr. in New York City
  • 1951-06-02 "The Thin Man" actress Myrna Loy (45) weds UNESCO delegate Howland H. Sargeant

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