Gene Tierney Biography

Gene Eliza Tierney was an American film and stage actress. Acclaimed as a great beauty, she became established as a leading lady. Tierney was best known for her portrayal of the title character in the film Laura, and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance as Ellen Berent Harland in Leave Her to Heaven.

Other notable roles include Martha Strable Van Cleve in Heaven Can Wait, Isabel Bradley Maturin in The Razor's Edge, Lucy Muir in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir, Ann Sutton in Whirlpool, Maggie Carleton McNulty in The Mating Season and Anne Scott in The Left Hand of God. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Gene Tierney
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor
Date of Birth:
November 19, 1920
Astrological Sign:
Scorpio
Date of Death:
November 6, 1991
Age at Death:
70
Cause of Death:
Emphysema
Marriages
Divorces
  • 1952-02-28
    Actress Gene Tierney (31) divorces fashion designer Oleg Cassini (39) after almost 11 years of marriage
Gene Tierney Timeline
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