Dana Plato

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Birthday
7, 1964
Birthplace
Maywood, CA
Death Date
May 8, 1999 (34)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
7, 1964
Birthplace
Maywood, CA
Death Date
May 8, 1999 (34)

About

Teen star on TV's Diff'rent Strokes from 1978 to 1986. Her film credits include High School U.S.A. and California Suite.

Before Fame

By age seven, she had already appeared in over 100 commercials as a child actor.

Trivia

Her promising screen career was cut short when she died of an overdose of prescription drugs at the age of 34.

Family Life

Actress who married Lanny Lambert in 1984; the couple had a son previous to their marriage and divorced in 1990.

Associated With

She starred in Diff'rent Strokes with Gary Coleman.