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Farrah Fawcett

Farrah Fawcett


Famous as :


Birth Name :

Farrah Leni Fawcett

Birth Date :

February 02, 1947

Birth Place :

Corpus Christi, Texas, USA

Spouse :

Lee Majors (actor, 28-Jul-73 - 16-Feb-82)

Claim to fame :

As Jill Munroe on TV Series "Charlie's Angels" (1976)


Mary Farrah Leni Fawcett, born on February 2, 1947 in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA is an actress who was a noted pop culture icon of the 1970s. What a beautiful girl Fawcett is, that her friends of 1965 class in W.B. Ray High School, Corpus Christi, Texas, named her the "Beautiful Woman" in early 1960s. Graduated from senior high, Fawcett attended the University of Texas at Austin and studied there from 1966 to 1967.

Drooped out from her late educational institution, Fawcett put her first step on film industry in the late 1960s by firstly performing particular guest-starring roles in shows, such as “I Dream of Jeannie” (1965) and “The Flying Nun” (1967). The larger community she involved in met her with actor Lee Major whom she dated in 1968. As time went by, Fawcett got her another chance to play, still, the guest-starring role in “The Partridge Family” aired in 1970. Then, after their 5-years of romance, both Fawcett and Majors decided to go on an aisle and legalized their marriage on July 28, 1973.

Latest News

Farrah Fawcett Portrait Belongs to Ryan O'Neal, Jury Says

December 20, 2013 02:09:40 GMT

A jury decided on Thursday, December 19 that actor could keep a portrait of his late longtime lover painted by famed artist Andy Warhol with him. The University of Texas sued O'Neal in 2011 over the portrait which they claimed was bequeathed to the school by the star prior to her death.

Farrah Fawcett's Iconic Swimsuit Donated to Museum

February 03, 2011 03:44:47 GMT

An iconic red swimsuit which helped make an international pin-up is set to be displayed in the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. A 1976 poster showing the late "Charlie's Angel" star wearing the revealing suit went on to sell 12 million copies worldwide and propelled the blonde to superstar status.

Redmond O'Neal Visits Farrah Fawcett's Grave on One Year Death Anniversary

June 28, 2010 04:06:56 GMT

's troubled son Redmond O'Neal was granted special leave from a sober-living facility on Friday, June 25 to visit his mother's grave for the first time on the year anniversary of her death. Redmond, who was in jail when his mother died a year ago on June 25, 2009, has since been placed in drug treatment center in Pasadena, California as he continues to battle the addictions that first put him behind bars.

Ryan O'Neal Still Misses Farrah Fawcett and Hears Her Voice

June 25, 2010 04:40:29 GMT

Actor can't escape the spectre of his late partner - because she's still ever-present in the home they shared. The "Paper Moon" star admits he's still grieving the loss of his longtime girlfriend, who lost her battle with cancer a year ago - and he's both comforted and devastated by the memory of the actress.

Farrah Fawcett Spirit Made Contact With Tori Spelling

June 17, 2010 08:10:23 GMT

Actress and reality TV star was left stunned when her former neighbor made contact with her from beyond the grave as she was trying to channel her late father, TV mogul Aaron Spelling. As the first anniversary of the actress' death approaches, on June 25, the "Beverly Hills, 90210" star has revealed she recently received a message from Fawcett during a reading with celebrity psychic John Edwards.

'Alice in Wonderland' to Hit 1 Billion Mark Worldwide

May 27, 2010 04:31:48 GMT

"" is set to become the only film released in springtime to make $1 billion at the global box office. The Disney 3D adventure, which sees Tim Burton take on the classic Lewis Carroll tale, has pulled in a staggering $996 million across the world since its release in April. It is expected to pass the $1 billion mark on Thursday, May 27 due to its current success at the Japanese box office.

Ryan O'Neal Has Moved On From Farrah Fawcett

May 27, 2010 04:17:33 GMT

Actor has found love with former supermodel Cheryl Tiegs, almost a year after losing his longtime partner to cancer. The "Love Story" star, 69, reconnected with old pal Tiegs last June when they paid their last respects to the tragic "Charlie's Angels" star at her funeral.

Kate Jackson Sues Farrah Fawcett's Former Business Manager

May 12, 2010 03:40:42 GMT

"Charlie's Angels" actress Kate Jackson has filed suit against 's former business manager - alleging her late co-star's money expert has left her in "financial ruin". The 61 year old claims Richard B. Francis used Jackson's "extremely close relationship" with Fawcett to land her friend as a client, but let her down on a series of key issues.

Farrah Fawcett's Estate Executors Deny Financial Misuse Allegations

March 30, 2010 04:19:32 GMT

The executors of 's estate have slammed allegations of financial mismanagement, branding the accusations by producer/filmmaker Craig Nevius "outrageous". Estate trustee Richard B. Francis sued Nevius in January, claiming he "sensationalized" the "Charlie's Angels" star's story in "amateurish" footage he produced for a documentary about her illness.

Oscars Bosses Apologize for Farrah Fawcett In Memoriam Exclusion

March 11, 2010 06:41:53 GMT

Academy Awards bosses have officially apologized to 's family for leaving the late actress out of a tribute at the recent ceremony on March 7. The "Charlie's Angels" star, who lost her battle with cancer in 2009, was not included in the annual In Memoriam list at the show, which honors stars who have died in the last 12 months.

Tatum O'Neal 'Deeply Saddened' by Farrah Fawcett Oscars Snub

March 10, 2010 09:45:16 GMT

is "deeply saddened" was omitted from the 2010 Academy Awards' tribute to dead stars, insisting the late actress was an icon and deserved to be included. Tatum's father , Fawcett's longtime lover, has already revealed plans to write a letter to Oscar bosses demanding an explanation as to why the "Charlie's Angels" star was kept off the annual In Memoriam list.

2010 Oscars: The Academy Defends Farrah Fawcett 'In Memoriam' Exclusion

March 09, 2010 03:25:31 GMT

After receiving critics from some celebrities for snubbing from the "In Memoriam" tribute, the Academy has spoken up and offered their explanation. Speaking on behalf of the show bosses, Oscars executive director Bruce Davis claims it is impossible to include every star who died last year in the montage.

2010 Oscars: Farrah Fawcett Excluded From 'In Memoriam'

March 08, 2010 05:21:21 GMT

The Academy is facing criticism for singling out from the "In Memoriam" tribute. The actress, who had a long battle with cancer and eventually succumbed to the disease on June 25 last year, was excluded from the Oscars montage along with Bea Arthur.

Kate Jackson Regrets Not Bursting Into Farrah Fawcett's Room on Her Final Day

February 15, 2010 02:25:30 GMT

Kate Jackson alleges she was banned from seeing her "Charlie's Angels" ' co-star on her death bed - and constantly regrets not having the chance to say her final goodbyes to the actress. Fawcett fought a long battle with anal cancer before her death in June 2009, even filming her ongoing fight against the disease for a documentary, "Farrah's Story".

Moviemaker Rules Out Allegation Over Feud With Farrah Fawcett

January 25, 2010 03:00:37 GMT

The filmmaker who is facing a lawsuit from 's estate has dismissed accusations he fell out with the late actress over plans for her documentary - insisting he is looking forward to proving his case in court. In a suit filed at Los Angeles County Superior Court on Friday, January 22, representatives of the estate allege Craig Nevius "sensationalized" the "Charlie's Angels" star's story in the "amateurish" footage he produced.

Farrah Fawcett's Son Taken Into Custody for Drug Charges

January 06, 2010 07:19:33 GMT

and 's troubled son Redmond O'Neal has been arrested on drug charges after his first 24-hour release from a California rehab facility. O'Neal - who has been sober for six months after battling drug problems for years - was moved into a rehab center in September, 2009 to continue his fight against substance abuse, after serving time behind bars in connection to a January 2008 drug arrest and a probation violation.

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