Marilyn Maxwell

American actress and singer

Marilyn Maxwell (August 3, 1921 – March 20, 1972) was an American actress and entertainer. She was a sex symbol in the 1940s and 1950s. She appeared in several movies and radio programs. She played Hazel Moon in Lost in a Harem (1944). She also played Grace Diamond in Champion (1949).

Marilyn Maxwell
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Maxwell in 1961
Marvel Marilyn Maxwell

(1921-08-03)August 3, 1921
DiedMarch 20, 1972(1972-03-20) (aged 50)
Cause of deathheart attack
Years active1942–71
Spouse(s)John Conte
(m. 1944–1946, divorced)
Anders (Andy) McIntyre
(m. 1949–1950, divorced)
Jerry Davis
(m. 1954–1960, divorced)

Maxwell was born in Clarinda, Iowa. She died from a heart attack at age 50.[1]


  1. "Marilyn Maxwell Dies". EFC. Archived from the original on January 23, 2009. Retrieved Dec 15, 2015.