Laraine Day Overview:

Legendary actress, Laraine Day, was born Laraine Johnson on Oct 13, 1920 in Roosevelt, UT. Day died at the age of 87 on Nov 10, 2007 in Ivins, UT and was laid to rest in Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills) Cemetery in Los Angeles, CA.



She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Day was never nominated for an Academy Award.

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Day Ten of Noirvember: and The Locket

By shadowsandsatin on Nov 11, 2018 From Shadows and Satin

The Locket (1946) is a fascinating film noir that tells the story of Nancy, a beautiful and accomplished young woman who, at the start of the picture, is about to marry the love of her life, John Willis. Shortly before the start of the ceremony, however, John is visited by Dr. Harry Blair, who claim... Read full article

Fingers at the Window (1942) with Lew Ayres and

By Orson De Welles on Aug 18, 2016 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! DANGER AT NIGHTFALL! Quirky little films are usually rather amusing.? Such is the case with 1942?s Fingers at the Window, a would-be suspense film starring Lew Ayres in the lead role as out of work actor Oliver Duffy.? His leading lady here is as Edwina Brown.? Sadly, the all... Read full article

The First Lady of Baseball:

on Aug 14, 2014 From Comet Over Hollywood

She was a perfect mix of sophistication and fresh-faced beauty. was an All-American girl next door, who played Nurse Mary Lamont in the ?Doctor Kildare? film series while under contract to Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Day co-starred with top Hollywood stars such as John Wayne, Cary Grant, Lana T... Read full article

By Art on Oct 13, 2012 From Classic Cinema Gold

(October 13, 1920 ? November 10, 2007) was born La Raine Johnson on October 13, 1920 in Roosevelt, Utah, to an affluent Mormon family. She later moved to California where she was a 1938 graduate of Polytechnic High School in Long Beach, California and began her acting ca... Read full article

By Dawn on Jun 9, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks

, a popular actress who performed in almost two dozen MGM movies during Hollywood’s Golden Age. One of my favorite moves that she did was, A Bride by Mistake(1944). Director: Richard Wallace. Cast: , Marsha Hunt, Phil Vernon and Edgar Buchanan. At the La Playa Hotel in ... Read full article

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Laraine Day Quotes:

Carol Fisher: I think the world has been run long enough by well-meaning professionals. We might give the amateurs a chance now.

Carol Fisher: You never hear of circumstances out of our control rushing us into peace, have you?

Nurse Molly Byrd: Nurses are just like husbands. You can abuse them, insult them, work 'em to death, jump all over 'em. They'll take it. But give 'em a bad cup of coffee and you got a revolution on your hands.

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In the 1970s she was the head speaker of the Make America Better campaign program which was sponsored by the National Association of Real Estates Board. During the decade she made numerous speeches throughout America in relevance to enviormentalism.

She was so commited to her Mormon faith that during her lifetime she never swore, smoked, or drank any kind of alcohol, coffee or tea.

Had 2 adopted children from her marriage to Ray Hendricks.

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