Ella Raines

About Ella Raines

Who is it?: Actress
Birth Day: August 06, 1920
Birth Place:  Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, United States
Died On: May 30, 1988(1988-05-30) (aged 67)\nSherman Oaks, California, U.S.
Birth Sign: Virgo
Cause of death: throat cancer
Resting place: Glen Haven Memorial Park, Los Angeles County, California
Years active: 1943–84
Spouse(s): Kenneth Trout (1942–1945) Robin Olds (1947–1976) (divorced)
Children: Christina Eloise Olds Susan Olds Scott-Risner

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Ella Raines was bornon August 06, 1920 in  Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, United States, is Actress. Ella Raines was born in Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, in 1920. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at the University of Washington as a drama student and participated in many plays. Following graduation, she traveled to New York and the lights of Broadway. She was eventually signed by Howard Hawks and played in Corvette K-225 (1943) as the love interest of Randolph Scott. She appeared in many A pictures very quickly, including Tall in the Saddle (1944) opposite John Wayne. She co-starred in many other films opposite such stars as Vincent Price, William Powell and Brian Donlevy (turning in a good performance as a spunky garage owner in director Arthur Lubin's underrated Impact (1949)). In the early 1950s she had her own TV series, Janet Dean, Registered Nurse (1954), and also had a short-lived recording career during that period. She died in 1988.
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💰 Net worth: $8 Million

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Biography/Timeline

1942

On August 11, 1942, a few days after her graduation from the University of Washington, Raines married her high school sweetheart, United States Army Air Forces Major Kenneth william Trout. The couple divorced December 18, 1945.

1943

Born Ella Wallace Raines near Snoqualmie Falls, Washington, Ella Raines studied drama at the University of Washington and was appearing in a play there when she was seen by Director Howard Hawks. She became the first actor signed to the new production company he had formed with the actor Charles Boyer, "B-H Productions," and made her film debut in Corvette K-225 in 1943.

1944

Raines appeared on the cover of Life magazine twice, once in 1944 for her work in Phantom Lady and once in 1947 for Brute Force.

1945

Soon, she began appearing in such films as 1945's The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry with Geraldine Fitzgerald and George Sanders and the 1947 thriller The Web. With the exception of Brute Force, in which Raines appeared with Burt Lancaster, none of her later films were nearly as successful as her previous movies and her career began to decline.

1947

On February 6, 1947, Raines married fighter pilot Robin Olds, who eventually became promoted to United States Air Force Brigadier General; the couple had two children. They separated in 1975 and divorced in 1976.

1954

In 1954 and 1955 she starred in the television series Janet Dean, Registered Nurse. She also appeared in such television series as Robert Montgomery Presents, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Presents, Lights Out, Pulitzer Prize Playhouse and The Christophers.

1957

She retired from acting in 1957, but made one further screen appearance with a guest role in the series Matt Houston in 1984.

1988

She died from throat cancer in Sherman Oaks, California in 1988, aged 67.