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Elsie Ford Biography

Elsie Ford

Facts of Elsie Ford

Date of Birth: 1934 , April-11
Date of Death: 2014 , September-22
Birth Nation: United States

Quick Timeline of Elsie Ford

1934 Born in Dormont, Pennsylvania, United States
1962 Married to Robert Downey Sr
1964 Began her acting career
1963 First child, Allyson Downey
1965 Second child, Robert Downey Jr
1975 Divorced with Robert Downey Sr

Detail Timeline of Elsie Ford

April 11 , 1934

Born in Dormont, Pennsylvania, United States

Known for her beauty and talent, Elsie Ford was born as Elsie Ann Ford in the early 1934 in Dormont, Pennsylvania, United States of America to parents of divorce descent. She was also raised in Dormont, Pennsylvania. She was of Scottish, English, German, and Swiss-German descent.

1962

Married to Robert Downey Sr

In 1962, Elsie got married to Robert Downey Sr.. Robert Downey Sr. is also an actor and filmmaker. He is famous for being an underground filmmaker. He has directed and produced the movies like A Touch of Greatness, Sweet Smell of Sex, Is There Sex After Death?, Putney Swope and so on.

1964

Began her acting career

Elsie also pursed her career as an actress and writer. She entered into the film industry in the mid 1960s. In 1964, she appeared in the comedy movie Babo 73. Two years later, she was seen in the movie Chafed Elbows. She was a popular actress but her acting career was hampered by alcohol addiction.

November 29 , 1963

First child, Allyson Downey

She became mother for the first time in her life in 1963. She and her ex husband Robert Downey Sr.  Welcomed their first child together on 29th of November and that time it was a daughter and they named her Allyson Downey. 

April 4 , 1965

Second child, Robert Downey Jr

An American actor and producer, Robert Downey Jr. is the second child of the late actress Elsie Ford. Robert Downey Jr. was born to Elsie and Robert Downey Sr. as their second child. Robert Downey Jr was born on 4th of April. 

1975

Divorced with Robert Downey Sr

She got married to Robert Downey Sr. in 1962. As a married couple, they welcomed two children together. This married life lasted for about a decade and them got divorced in 1975. The actual reason why they got divorced is unknown. 

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In 1962, Elsie got married to Robert Downey Sr.. Robert Downey Sr. is also an actor and filmmaker. He is famous for being an underground filmmaker. He has directed and produced the movies like A Touch of Greatness, Sweet Smell of Sex, Is There Sex After Death?, Putney Swope and so on. As a married couple, they welcomed two children together. This married life lasted for about a decade and them got divorced in 1975. Her nationality was American and she was of mixed ethnicity.                                                              

Elsie also pursed her career as an actress and writer. She entered into the film industry in the mid 1960s. In 1964, she appeared in the comedy movie Babo 73. Two years later, she was seen in the movie Chafed Elbows. She was a popular actress but her acting career was hampered by alcohol addiction. She died in Los Angeles, California, USA at the end of 2014. Her net worth was unknown.