Esther Williams

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  • Birth Name: Esther Jane Williams
  • Birth Place: Inglewood, California, United States
  • Died: June 6, 2013
  • Profession: Actor, Athlete

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Esther Williams

Swimmer, Actress Esther Williams Dies at 91

Esther Williams, the swimmer who went on to become an actress, died early Thursday morning in her sleep, The Associated Press reports. She was 91. Born in Inglewood, Calif., Williams displayed an interest in swimming from an early age and went on to… Read more

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Passage: Esther Williams, an American mermaid
01:22 — "Sunday Morning" remembers Esther Williams, the swimmer-turned-Hollywood star, who died this week at age 91. From the mid-1940s through the '50s, Will (more…)
Bathing Beauty
Emmy-winner Red Skelton (TV's "The Red Skelton Show") stars in this musical romantic comedy as a love struck Broadway composer who suddenly decides to (more…)
Texas Carnival
Esther Williams dazzles the eye and Red Skelton tickles the funny bone in Texas Carnival, a rootin' tootin' musical "done in such a grand, breezy mann (more…)
Skirts Ahoy!
Three women, three different situations: Whitney (Williams), a rich girl who leaves her groom at the altar; Una (Vivian Blaine), a shopgirl whose desi (more…)

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  • Birth Name: Esther Jane Williams
  • Birth Place: Inglewood, California, United States
  • Died: June 6, 2013
  • Profession: Actor, Athlete