Knowledge Identifier: +Julie_Newmar
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1933.
Countries: United States (65%), United Kingdom (10%), Arizona (10%)
Linked to: Harvard University, Los Angeles City College, Playboy, Smithsonian Institution
Briefly engaged to novelist Louis L'Amour in the early 1950s, Newmar married J. Holt Smith, a lawyer, on August 5, 1977 and moved with him to Fort Worth, Texas where she lived until her divorce from Smith in 1984
Newmar had first appeared on Broadway in 1955 in "Silk Stockings" which starred Hildegarde Neff and Don Ameche
Tina Louise - In 1957, she and Julie Newmar appeared on Broadway in the hit musical "Li'l Abner"
Newmar began investing in Los Angeles real estate in the 1980s
She was seen in the music video for George Michael's "Too Funky" in 1992, and appeared as herself in a 1996 episode of "Melrose Place"
In 2013, she was awarded a Lifetime Achievement award from the Gay and Lesbian Elder Housing organization in Los Angeles