Myrna Loy was a celebrated American actress whose most memorable film roles include Nora Charles from 1934's The Thin Man, Milly Stephenson from 1946's The Best Years of Our Lives and Margaret Turner from 1947's The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer.
She married, successively, Arthur Hornblow Jr., Hohn Hertz, Jr., Gene Markey, and Howland H. Sargeant. None of her marriages produced children.
In 1988, the Kennedy Center honored her with a Lifetime Achievement Award. She was the recipient of an Honorary Academy Award at the 63rd Annual Academy Awards.
She was included in the blacklist of the Nazi Germany dictator Adolf Hitler because she strongly spoke out against him during World War II.
She became infertile after undergoing an abortion prior to her first marriage.
Her battle with breast cancer saw her undergo two mastectomies between 1975 and 1979.
was a famous American actress,
who was born on
August 2, 1905. As a person born on this date, Myrna Loy is listed in our database as the 17th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 2) and the 14th most popular for the year (1905).
People born on August 2
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Myrna Loy is the 668th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Myrna Loy's birthday, Myrna Loy is the 4259th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Helena, Montana, U.S.
In general, Myrna Loy ranks as the 7871st
most popular famous person, and the 1286th most popular actress of all time.
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