Carolyn Jones

TV Actress

Birthday April 28, 1930

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Armarillo, TX

DEATH DATE Aug 3, 1983 (53)

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Oscar-nominated actress who became immortalized as Morticia Addams on the original version of The Addams Family, which ran from 1964 to 1966. She played Myrna Clegg on the TV series Capitol from 1982 to 1987. She appeared in over 700 episodes of the TV series. 

Before Fame

She had severe asthma as a child.


She was nominated for Golden Globes in 1948 and 1964 and also received a nomination for the 1958 Academy Award. She amassed over 90 different acting credits throughout her long career. 

Family Life

She was married to her third husband, Peter Bailey-Britton, from 1982 until her death.

Associated With

She was married to Aaron Spelling from 1953 to 1964.


Carolyn Jones Highlights
Carolyn Jones Highlights