Why Famous: An acting career which spanned seven decades and earned an unsurpassed five performance Tony Awards (tied with Julie Harris and Audra McDonald). Most famous for playing Jessica Fletcher in 'Murder, She Wrote'.
- 1945-09-27 Actor Richard Cromwell (35) weds actress Angela Lansbury (19) in Independence, California
- 1949-08-12 Multi-Tony award-winning actress Angela Lansbury (23) weds actor and producer Peter Shaw (31) at St. Columba's Presbyterian Church of Scotland in London, England
- 1944-05-04 "Gaslight", starring an 18-year-old Angela Lansbury in her film debut, is released