Rosalind Russell

Biography: Rosalind Russell (June 04 1907 - November 28 1976) was a Golden Globe, and Tony award winning, four times Academy Award nominated stage and motion pictures actress, best know for her work in Hollywood film noir's in the 1930's and 1940's. Some of her most famous films include; His Girl Friday, Mourning Becomes Electra, My Sister Eileen, and Sister Kenny.

ACADEMY AWARD WINS AND NOMINATIONS:

My Sister Eileen (1942) (nomination)
Sister Kenny (1946) (nomination)
Mourning Becomes Electra (1947) (nomination)
Auntie Mamie (1958) (nomination)

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award: 1973.

TONY AWARD WINS AND NOMINATIONS:

Best Leading Actress in a Musical:

Wonderful Town (1953) (win)

Best Leading Actress in a Play

Auntie Mamie (1957) (nomination)