Monday, June 4, 2012

Myrna Loy

Myrna Loy was born as Myrna Adele Williams, and born on August 2, 1905 in Radersburg, Montana. And passed away on December 14, 1993 in New York City, New York. She started her movie career right after the end of the silent era. Her profile was the most asked for, from women to their plastic surgeons in the 30s. She recieved the lifetime achievement award and was a favorite to many actors of early cinema. Which includes Jimmy Stewart, and also famous Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill. She was outspoken in her dislike for Adolf Hitler and ended up being on his blacklist. She was a Democrat and feminist also. She spent time as an adviser for the National Committee Against Discrimination in Housing. She loved to Sculpt and Dance. She was famous for her roles in The Best Years of Our Lives, The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer, The Thin Man Series,, Libeled Lady, The Great Ziegfeld and was also in the very first Cheaper by the Dozen. Her last movie was also the last movie for Henry Fonda. She was an amazing woman and had a wonderful career. She developed Breast Cancer and had to have two vasectomies because of it. Check out her movies and her wonderful acting career. : )

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