May. 12th, 1937
London, England, UK
Susan Hampshire's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles1969 - Monte Carlo or Bust!
1964 - A Hard Day's Night
Guest TV Roles
- She was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in 1995 for her services to dyslexia causes and drama.
- She had numerous miscarriages during the early 1970s, following the birth of her son Christopher.
- Her daughter, Victoria Granier-Deferre, died in infancy.
- Dated 'Nicky Henson' (qv) in the '70s.
- December 31, 2000: Announced to Sunday Telegraph that she had joined Exit, the voluntary euthanasia society.
- On her own volition she visited 'Albert Schweitzer' (qv) in Africa for two weeks.
- She wrote her memoir "Susan's Story" about dealing with her dyslexia. Prominent spokeswoman for dyslexia causes in Britain.
- Wearing an extremely low-cut dress, she was presented to the Prince of Wales at a show-business function in 1973. The Prince told her, "My father told me that if I ever met a lady in a dress like yours, I must look her straight in the eyes."
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