Goldie Hawn Overview:

Actress, Goldie Hawn, was born on Nov 21, 1945 in Washington, DC. As of December 2022, Goldie Hawn was 77 years old.


Goldie Hawn shot to fame as the daffy, squeaky pin-up of the long-running TV show Laugh-in playing free-living, lovable scatterbrains. Hawn won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in her second film, Cactus Flower. She was also nominated for Private Benjamin. Twice married, she has for some years lived with actor Kurt Russell.

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Goldie Hawn was nominated for two Academy Awards, winning one for Best Supporting Actress for Cactus Flower (as Toni Simmons) in 1969.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1969Best Supporting ActressCactus Flower (1969)Toni SimmonsWon
1980Best ActressPrivate Benjamin (1980)Judy BenjaminNominated

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makes her Summer Under the Stars debut. I first knew of as a cast member on TV?s Rowan and Martin?s Laugh-In. (Am I dating myself?) She was cute, funny, a little on the airhead side, and a pure delight to watch ? she never failed to bring a smile to my little face (even if I ... Read full article

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and Rick Lenz share a birthday and a film: Both??and Rick Lenz?starred in Cactus Flower?(1969, Gene Saks director)?? and both?were born November 21 (6 years apart!). won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her role as Toni Simmons. Cactus Flower was Lenz’ d... Read full article

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(born November 21, 1945). Actress, film director, producer, and occasional singer. Hawn is known for her roles in Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In. A comedy television program which ran for 140 episodes from January 22, 1968, to May 14, 1973. It was hosted by comedians Dan Rowan and Dick Mart... Read full article


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, was born November 21, 1945 in Washinton D.C. to Laura Steinhoff a jewelry shop/dance school owner and Edward Rutledge Hawn, a band musician. She has one sister, Patricia. By the age of three Goldie was taking ballet and tap dance lessons, and by the time she turned ten, she was dancing ... Read full article

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Goldie Hawn Quotes:

Toni Simmons: Dirty married bachelor.

Toni Simmons: Oh he's not a dirty rat. He's a dentist.

Dr. Julian Winston: I must say that Igor of yours is a pretty vulgar dancer.
Toni Simmons: What do you mean, Igor? She's the one that's plastering herself against him. When I think of all I've done for her!

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Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 209-210. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387

She and longtime companion Kurt Russell both appeared in The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band (1968), Swing Shift (1984), and Overboard (1987).

Considers her role as Lou Jean Poplin in The Sugarland Express (1974) to be her finest work on screen.

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