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Eve Plumb Biography

Birth Name:
Eve Aline Plumb
Birth Place:
Burbank, California, United States
Actor, artist

Fast Facts

  • Started her career at the age of 6 in commercials for Mattel toys, sang with the Jimmy Joyce Children's Chorus and had parts on The Big Valley and Family Affair
  • Best known for the role of middle daughter Jan Brady on The Brady Bunch, which she played from 1969 until 1974
  • Was a varsity cheerleader and homecoming queen in high school
  • In a break from her squeaky-clean Brady image, starred as a teen prostitute in Dawn: Portrait of a Teenage Runaway (1976)
  • Though participating in nearly every Brady Bunch spin-off, was the only cast member to turn down The Brady Bunch Hour, a singing and dancing variety show
  • Was a member of the Groundlings comedy troupe
  • Played the mother in the 1990s series Fudge, based on the Judy Blume books
  • The '90s alt-rock band Eve's Plum was named in her honor
  • Is a self-taught painter who specializes in oil still lifes


  • Ben Plumb -- Brother
  • Rick Mansfield -- Ex-husband
  • Neely Ben Plumb -- Father
  • Kenneth Pace -- Husband
  • Flora June Dobry -- Mother