Shirley Booth Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Shirley Booth

This Biography is about one of the best Actress Shirley Booth including her Height, weight,Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Shirley Booth
Real Name Shirley Booth
Profession Actresses
Famous as Actress
Nationality American
Personal Life of Shirley Booth
Born on 30 August 1898
Birthday 30th August
Died At Age 94
Sun Sign Virgo
Born in Brooklyn, New York
Died on 16 October 1992
Family Background of Shirley Booth
Father Albert James
Mother Virginia Ford
Spouses/Partners Ed Gardner (m. 1929; div. 1942), William H. Baker, Jr. (m. 1943; died 1951)
Awards Academy Award for Best Actress (1953) Golden Globe Award for Best Actress (1953)
Personal Fact of Shirley Booth

It is not often that an actress makes her Hollywood debut in her fifties and goes on to win an Academy Award for Best Actress! Shirley Booth, the immensely talented and charismatic actress was one such rare species. Having already established herself as a stage actress, she decided to make her entry into films and found immediate success. Though it should be mentioned that she had lied about her age in order to bag the role! Nonetheless she had to be extremely convincing as she did prove her mettle.

Even as a little girl, she knew that she wanted to become an actress. Since her father opposed her choice of a career, she ran away from home to pursue her passion. She began acting as a teenager, starting out as a stage actress. With her dedication, hard work and passion for acting, she soon found herself a much sought after actress.

She moved on to give radio performances as well and finally made her film debut when she was 54 and won an Academy Award for her debut! The ambitious actress eventually made her entry into television and shone there as well.

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