Debbie Reynolds Biography

Updated On Jul 31, 2019 Published On Feb 04, 2017
Facts of Debbie Reynolds
Date of Birth: 1932 , April-1
Birth Nation: United States
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Debbie made her acting debut in 1948, appearing in a movie named June Bride, However, it was only after her role in 1964 film The Unsinkable Molly Brown she rose to fame and got her first nomination as the best actress in the academy awards. Following the success of the movie, she appeared with the various prominent role in movies like irene, Tammy and the Bachelor, The Singing Nun and much more. Debbie made her debut as a singer in 1957 with a song named Tammy that happened to be a huge success. Besides, she is also the recipient of various awards including three Acadamy Awards.

Regarding her nationality and ethnicity, Debbie is a White-American actress. Talking about her marriages, She had been in three different marriages, none of which worked and ended to divorce. She was previously married to Eddie Fisher, following which divorce she married Harry Karl and later got married to Richard Hamlett. Apart from this, the actress who is no more in the world is estimated to have had a net worth of $60 million, most of which came from her career as an actress.

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Born in El Paso, Texas, U.S

April 1 , 1932

Born as Mary Frances Reynolds, Debbie Reynolds was an American actress, singer and business women. She was born on April 1, 1932, in El Paso, Texas, U.S. as the second child to Maxene Reynold and Raymond Francis Reynolds

Acting Debut with June Bride


Debbie even as a child was highly inclined towards acting, she made her acting debut in 1948, where he appeared in a movie named June Bride. Following this, she appeared in various movies with more prominent roles.

Musical debut with Tammy


After appearing with several roles in various movies, Debbie finally recorded her first song named Tammy in 1957. The song earned her a gold record and happened to be the best-selling single by the female singer in 1957.

Married Eddie Fisher


The successful actress who has appeared in various prominent roles got married to Eddie Fisher in 1955. However, it was only after 4 years of being in a relationship together, the couple broke up and ended their marriage in divorce. 

Married Harry Karl


Following her divorce to her first husband Eddie Fisher, Debbie engaged in a married relationship with her second husband Harry Karl in 1960. However, even her second marriage proved to be unsuccessful and the couple finally ended their relationship and divorced in 1973.

Married Richard Hamlett


After his divorce with first and second husband, Debbie got engaged in an affair with Richard Hamlett and the duo got married in 1984, however only after being in a relationship for twelve years, she ended her relationship and divorced.

Died in Los Angeles, United States

December 28 , 2016

After her career in the industry for more than three decades, the actress died on December 28, 2016, in Los Angeles, California, the United States at the age of 84 embedding her name in the pages of history forever.