Myrna Loy

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  • Birth Name: Myrna Williams
  • Birth Place: Radersburg, Montana, United States
  • Died: December 14, 1993
  • Profession: Actor
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  • Began her career as a chorus-line dancer at Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
  • Starred opposite William Powell in the popular Thin Man film series.
  • Worked with the Red Cross during World War II and later with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
  • Was a founding member of the American Place Theatre, a nonprofit theater established in New York in the early '60s.
  • Her autobiography, Myrna Loy: Being and Becoming, was published in 1987.

Awards

  • 1990, Oscar — Honorary Award: Winner

Relationships

  • Della Williams — Mother
  • David Franklin Williams — Father
  • David Williams — Brother
  • Howland Sargeant — Ex-husband
  • Arthur Hornblow Jr. — Ex-husband
  • Gene Markey — Ex-husband
  • John Hertz Jr. — Ex-husband

Details

  • Birth Name: Myrna Williams
  • Birth Place: Radersburg, Montana, United States
  • Died: December 14, 1993
  • Profession: Actor