Carol Wayne

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Birthday
6, 1942
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Jan 13, 1985 (42)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
6, 1942
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Jan 13, 1985 (42)

About

Actress of film and television who became best known for her 100-plus appearances as the buxom Matinée Lady on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. She was also a regular in sketches on The Red Skelton Show.

Before Fame

She was a teenage figure skater along with her sister Nina Wayne. The sisters would become showgirls of the Folies Bergère at the Tropicana Resort & Casino in Las Vegas before beginning their television careers in the mid-1960s.

Trivia

She filed for bankruptcy the same year that she posed for Playboy magazine. She was a guest-star on numerous television series, including Bewitched and I Dream of Jeannie.

Family Life

She married three times in her lifetime to husbands Larry Cera, Barry Feinstein and Burt Sugarman.

Associated With

Teresa Ganzel was a successor of Carol's Matinée Lady persona on The Tonight Show.

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