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Shelley Winters

Shelley Winters
from Tennessee Champ (1954)
Personal information
Birth nameShirley Schrift
Birth dateAugust 18, 1920
Place of birthSt. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Date of deathJanuary 14, 2006(age 85)
Death placeBeverly Hills, California, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1943 2006
SpousePaul Meyer (1942-48)
Vittorio Gassman (1952-54) 1 daughter
Anthony Franciosa (1957-60)
Gerry DeFord (2006)

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Shelley Winters (August 18, 1920 - January 14, 2006) was an American actress who appeared in dozens of films, as well as on stage and television; her career spanned over 50 years until her death in 2006. A two-time Academy Award winner, Winters is probably most remembered for her roles in A Place in the Sun, The Big Knife, Lolita, The Night of the Hunter, Alfie, and The Poseidon Adventure.


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