American actress Mitzi Gaynor is a renowned singer, dancer, actress. She has been exceptionally good in her work, and that’s why she received many awards for her contribution to the industry. She is famous for her work in There’s No Business Like Show Business, Golden Girl, Take care of my Little Girl, and many more.
|Real Name/Full Name||Mitzi Gaynor|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Mitzi Gaynor|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||September 4, 1931|
|Age/How Old:||90 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 168cm|
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 55 Kg|
In Pounds – 121 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Henry de Czanyi|
Mother – Pauline
|Siblings:||Donald W. Duncan|
|School:||Hollywood High School|
|College:||Hollywood Professional School|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Jack Bean (m. 1954–2006)|
|Profession:||Actress, singer, dancer|
|Net Worth:||$50 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2021|
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Biography and Early Life
Mitzi Gaynor was born to Henry de Czanyl and Pauline in Chicago, the U.S. Her mother was also a dancer, so she made Mitzi learn ballet at 8. At the age of 13, she started her career; she worked for Los Angeles Civic Light Opera. There she was, a singer as well as a dancer. At the age of 17, she signed a contract with 20th Century Fox, and at 19, she was on screens. Her father was a music director, and her mother was a famous dancer.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Mitzi Gaynor in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Mitzi Gaynor’s age is 90 years old as of today’s date 4th September 2021 having been born on 4 September 1931. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 168 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 121 lbs in Pound and 55 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Blonde.
Gaynor attended Hollywood High school; it is known that she deliberately gave a fake address to get admitted to that school. Later she attended Hollywood Professional School. She is also a trained ballet dancer and singer.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Gaynor fell in love with Jack Bean, who was a renowned public relations executive for MCA. They got married on 18th November 1954 in San Francisco. But sadly, her husband died at the age of 52 due to pneumonia. She did not get married after her father’s demise, and it is known that she remained a widow after that.
Is Mitzi Gaynor Lesbian?
No, she is not lesbian because she was married to Jack Bean. However, now she is single after the death of his beloved husband, and it can be said that her sexual orientation is straight.
Mitzi had an opportunity to sing with big stars at the age of 17. In 1950 she made her first film debut, My Blue Heaven, and in 1951, she did Take Care of My Little Girl. The same year she was given a major role to play in a musical biopic by Fox, i.e., Golden Girl. She was also part of a comedy film.
She did another biopic in 1952, The I Don’t Care Girl. This movie was quite a hit and earned $1.25 million. In later years she did Down Among The Sheltering Palms, Three Young Texans. She has also done Paramount movies like ‘Anything Goes,’ ‘The Birds and the Bees, ’ and ‘The Joker Is Wild.’ In this biopic, she played the main role.
She got fame from her debut in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific. In 1964, she appeared in The Beatles and The Ed Sullivan Show on 16th February. She has performed in Academy Awards, the theme song of Georgy Girl. She has also done many concerts. Her albums Mitzi and Mitzi Gaynor sings the Lyrics of Gershwin were released at a later date. The voice cover of the title song of the film Happy Anniversary is by Mitzi. She did her first television special in 1968.
Mitzi won Laurel Award in 1958 in the category top female musical performance for her work in Les Girls. In 1959, she was nominated for the Golden Globes, USA, for her work in the South Pacific in the best actress-comedy or musical category. In the following year, she won the Walk of Fame(star on the walk of fame). In 2008, she won the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Awards in Outstanding Entertainment Programming/special for her work in Mitzi Gaynor- Razzle Dazzle!.
In 2010, she won New York Emmy Awards in the category of Entertainment: Program/Special for the same work for which she received an award in 2008. In 2011 she won two consecutive awards Ojai Film Festival (lifetime achievement award), and she also won the Satellite Awards (Mary Pickford Award).