I was born in Santa Monica, California, April 23rd 1928.To a father of a banker and housewife of already 2 older children!
At 3 years old i landed a contract with Educational Pictures and made my acting debut!
i met pres Franklin
I appeared in my first Hollywood Feature film.Carolina(Off set I attended the Lakewood school for girls).I made an additonal 8 films including "Little Miss Marker" the hit."On a good ship"earned an Academy award for outstanding personality.
By now I have done 43 films! I was only 12!
I got married to john agar but unfortunutely i got divoreced on 1949 I had 1 kid with him. The kid was named Linda Susan.
I co-starred in the movie "The bachelor and the bobby soxer" It won critical- praise but the audiences struggled to except me growing up.
I got married to Charles Aden and had 2 kids with him. 1 of the kids were named lori and the other kid named charles
I did community work on behalf of my brother who had developed Multiple Scherlosis.
I got diagnosed with breast cancer in 1972 and Went public meaning told women not to be afraid.
Charles died in 2005 to bone marrow disease