Helen Westcott

American actress (1928-1998)

Helen Westcott (born Myrthas Helen Hickman,[2] January 1, 1928 – March 17, 1998) was an American actor.[3][4] She is best known for her work in The Gunfighter (1950).[5]

Helen Westcott
The Gunfighter-03 Helen Westcott.jpg
Westcott in 1950
Born
Myrthas Helen Hickman

(1928-01-01)January 1, 1928
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
DiedMarch 17, 1998(1998-03-17) (aged 70)
Cause of deathCancer-related problems
OccupationActress
Years active1934–1977
Spouse(s)
Don Gordon
(m. 1948; div. 1953)

Joseph Johnson-Smith (1975–1981; his death)
Children1[1]
Parent(s)Gordon Westcott
Hazel Beth McArthur

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Helen Westcott - The Private Life and Times of Helen Westcott. Helen Westcott Pictures".
  2. Room, Adrian (2010). Dictionary of Pseudonyms: 13,000 Assumed Names and Their Origins, 5th ed. McFarland. p. 507. ISBN 9780786457632. Retrieved 14 November 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. Willis, John (2000), Screen World Volume 50: 1999, ISBN 1-55783-410-5
  4. Oliver, Myrna (March 26, 1998), "Helen Westcott; Stage, Screen Actress Began Career at 4", The Los Angeles Times, retrieved 2009-09-25 CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. Wagner, Laura (Fall 2016). "Helen Westcott: "A Very Gifted Actress"". Films of the Golden Age (86): 74–76.

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