Apr. 30th, 1926
Des Moines, Iowa, USA
5' 5 1/2"
Guest TV Roles[none found]
- Has won 9 Emmy awards (including one Daytime Emmy award), more than any actor or actress.
- Posed "au naturel" on the cover of "Alternative Medicine Digest" (issue 15, 1997) body painted with images of fruit adorning her nakedness. This was a parody, or imitation, of the famous 'Demi Moore' (qv) body painted nude Vanity Fair photo.
- Only actress who has won five Emmys in five separate categories.
- Has 5 grandchildren (including granddaughter Skye Englund).
- Attended Roosevelt High School in Des Moines, Iowa
- She is a member of the Gamma Phi Beta sorority.
- Attended Northwestern University (Evanston, IL).
- She is left-handed.