Linda Rogers Profile

Linda Rogers
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(Linda Jo Rogers)
21 September 41 is born in San Diego, California
? begins her theatrical career at the San Diego Playhouse and the Globe Theater
? is on stage at the La Jolla Playhouse
c. 62 has a small part in The Caretakers with Joan Crawford and Robert Stack
1 September 62 marries Lester J. Wadsworth in San Diego. He's 27; she's 21.
Early November 62 is among 23 finalists for the title of "Deb Star of 1963," to be named by the Hollywood Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild on November 24. The others are Ann Barnes, Sandra Hettin, Sandra Descher, Mimsy Farmer, Joan Freeman, Laurel Goodwin, Susan Hart, Stephanie Hill, Sharyn Lyn Hillyer, Sheila James, Karen Kupcinet, Lori Martin, Patty McCormack, Judee Morton, Barbara Parkins, Diana Pieper, Brenda Scott, Roberta Shore, Nola Thorpe, Jan Watson, and Lana Wood.
Late July 63 pays a publicity "surprise visit" to members of the Sixth Ordnance Field Maintenance Co., U.S. Marine Corps Reserves of Lima. The boys are attending a two-week training session in Camp Pendleton, California.
August 63 promotes "a well-known soft drink" in Modesto, California
will turn 22 next month and is terrified. "I'll be 22 next month and I hate the idea," she says with a shudder. "It's dreadful, really!"
December 63 she and singer Frankie Avalon are on the jury of a Big A Department Store event in Los Angeles, California
June 64 columnist Earl Wilson reports her at New York's Asti's with Prince Sharam Pahlevi of Iran
October 64 assists members of the Pasadena Young Republican Club by placing Goldwater-Miller bumper stickers on automobiles in Pasadena, California
August 65 dates young actor Ned Wynn
May 66 she and fellow actresses Susan Seaforth and Elizabeth Harrower are among the co-hostesses of a reception in honor of Sam Cavnar, Republican candidate from the 22nd District, held at the Los Angeles home of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Arlen Holt. Mrs. Holt is daughter of Barry M. Goldwater.
October 66 is a committee member at the 10th anniversary commemoration of the Hungarian Freedom Fight held in the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. Other members are Pat Boone, Walter Brennan, Eva and Zsa Zsa Gabor, Coleen Gray, George Putnam, Darlene Rivers, George Todt, and John Wayne.
September 69 she and fellow actresses Rosemary Stack, Frances Bergen, and Pat Priest are among the models of the Cavalcade of the Century money-making fashion-luncheon sponsored by the Los Angeles County Federation of Republican Women held at the Century Plaza Hotel
The Lima News, The News, Screen Stars, The Modesto Bee, The Pasadena Independent, Pasadena Star-News,
Recommended Books:
Glamour Girls of Sixties Hollywood by Tom Lisanti