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Jamie Lee Curtis

Actress Jamie Lee Curtis
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Profession: Actress

Nationality:
United States of America
American

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.

Born: November 22, 1958
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Age: 62 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Married Life

  • 1984-12-18 Actress Jamie Lee Curtis (26) weds actor Christopher Guest (37) in New York

Historical Events

  • 1978-10-25 "Halloween", directed by John Carpenter, starring Donald Pleasence and Jamie Lee Curtis in her film debut, is released

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