Joan Crawford

Actress Joan Crawford

Full Name: Lucille Fay LeSueur
Profession: Actress

United States of America

Why Famous: Mildred Pierce (1945), Possessed (1947) and Sudden Fear (1952).

Born: March 23, 1905
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, USA
Star Sign: Aries

Died: May 10, 1977 (aged 72)
Cause of Death: Heart attack

Married Life

  • 1929-06-03 Actor and naval officer of World War II Douglas Fairbanks Jr (19) weds actress Joan Crawford (24) at St. Malachy in New York City

Events in the Life of Joan Crawford

  • 1945-09-28 "Mildred Price" starring Joan Crawford opens at Strand
  • 1946-03-07 18th Academy Awards: "The Lost Weekend" Ray Milland & Joan Crawford win
  • 1962-10-01 Johnny Carson hosts his 1st "The Tonight Show", Joan Crawford guests
  • 1962-10-31 "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" horror film released directed by Robert Aldrich, starring Bette Davis and Joan Crawford, based on novel by Henry Farrell

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