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Hazel Shaw Profile

Hazel Shaw
Hazel Shaw
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(Billie Hazel Shaw)
September 30 is born in Tyler, Texas to Grady and Kitty Shaw
? is a Camp Fire Girl
47 is crowned Band Sweetheart by Tyler High School
June 48 graduates from Tyler High School
? enrolls at Tyler Junior College
February 49 stars in the stage production of Personal Appearance at the Circle Theater
November 49 is signed to a 1-year contract by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
14 April 50 is crowned Miss Television by KTTV's Wheeler and Rourke. She is 5'4" and 107lbs.
26 April 50 Allen Rich reports that "Hazel Shaw... is hoping to be Miss American someday."
? is crowned Miss Rocket
2 July 50 advances to the finals in the Miss U.S.A contest
May 51 is crowned Honorary Captain of the Fun Forest Municipal Pool Life Guard Corps by Bob Shelton, who is the superintendent of parks in Tyler, Texas
16 October 50 joins The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
1 February 51 guests on The Irving Bibo Show on KTSL
7 April 51 Edwin Schallert reports that "Hazel Shaw, who was named Miss TV of 1950, has a leading part in Rangers of the Golden Sage, the juveniles' western with Michael Chapin and Elaine Janssen."
20 May 51 Marguerite Hercules reports that "Miss Hazel Shaw has found romance in real life. The pretty young lady will marry her producer, Rudy Ralston, in a June wedding, after which the couple will honeymoon in Mexico."
October 51 is a finalist in Miss MyLA at the Forum Theater, sponsored by the producers of the musical My LA. Other finalists include Rosemarie Bowe and Babette Williams.
11 April 52 Harrison Carroll reports that "friends report that Arnold Kunody and actress Hazel Shaw eloped to Las Vegas."
24 December 52 Jimmie Fidler reports that "Hazel Shaw, dark-haired Irish beauty featured in Because You're Mine (1952) plays the part of an Indian maiden in her next film."
? quits acting at her husband's request
December 53 her daughter, Susan Kay is born
April 56 her daughter, Karen L is born
9 June 67 awards the James S. Kemper Foundational Scholarship to Eric Marshall on behalf of the Desert Press Club.
19 April 69 entertains at the Caravan of Gypsies dinner
7 December 69 places third in a tennis tournament, and is presented her prize by Frank Sinatra.
16 April 74 is a hostess at "An Evening with Dinah Shore"
22 lives in Carlsbad, California
Sources:
Lancaster-Eagle Gazette, Republican and Harold, The Tyler Courier-Times, Los Angeles Times
Recommended Books:
Pageantry by Samuel Clemens and C. Robert Rotter
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Filmography