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Mamie Van Doren

Mamie Van Doren
At the launch of her new wine in 2007
Personal information
Birth nameJoan Lucille Olander
Birth dateFebruary 6, 1931(age 85)
Place of birthRowena, South Dakota
SpouseJack Newman (1950)
Ray Anthony (1955 61)
Lee Meyers (1966 69)
Ross McClintock (1972 73)
Thomas Dixon (1979 present)

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Mamie Van Doren (born February 6, 1931) is an American actress and singer; who rose to popularity as Universal Pictures's version of 20th Century Fox's Marilyn Monroe.

She starred in several cult classic Hollywood films including Untamed Youth (1957); High School Confidential (1958); Born Reckless (1958); Guns, Girls, and Gangsters (1959); Girls Town (1959); Vice Raid (1960); and, College Confidential (1960). These films earned Van Doren two nicknames: "Hollywood's Bad Girl" and one of "The Three M's". The other two were, Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield.


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