Character actress, Jeff Donnell, was born Jean Marie Donnell on Jul 10, 1921 in South Windham, ME. Donnell died at the age of 66 on Apr 11, 1988 in Hollywood, CA .
Jeff Donnell was a happy-looking, red-haired American actress who played bobby-soxers, kid sisters, prairie flowers, best friends, secretaries, shop-girls and other second-leads for 15 years, only graduating to mothers when she turned 40. Her cheery, chirpy personality was always welcome. In latter days, she was seldom seen. Married to actor Aldo Ray (second of four husbands) from 1954 to 1956.(Source: available at Amazon Quinlan's Illustrated Dictionary of Film Character Actors).
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