June Vincent Poster


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Born in Harrods, Ohio, USA
Died in Aurora, Colorado, USA
Birth NameDorothy June Smith

Mini Bio (1)

June Vincent was born on July 17, 1920 in Harrods, Ohio, USA as Dorothy June Smith. She was an actress, known for Black Angel (1946), The Creeper (1948) and Shed No Tears (1948). She was married to William M. Sterling. She died on November 20, 2008 in Aurora, Colorado, USA.

Spouse (1)

William M. Sterling (10 March 1944 - 20 July 2002) ( his death) ( 3 children)

Trivia (11)

June mothered three children - two daughters and a son. One daughter is singer Mindy Sterling (not to be confused with actress Mindy Sterling).
June was the daughter of a pastor. She began her career as a model with "Harper's Bazaar" at the age of 17 (and befriended Lauren Bacall). She joined Universal under contract in 1943, later moving on to Columbia where she was cast in a string of westerns and crime melodramas.
Upon her death, she was cremated and her ashes scattered at Arapahoe Lake, Colorado.
She was a lifelong staunch conservative Republican.
When she began her acting career at Universal Studios, she not only got the ball rolling with a higher salary then all the other actresses starting out; she also got to meet and have dinner with legendary actress Greta Garbo during her first week in Hollywood, California.
She kept every single W2 from every single film or TV show she did and maintained them in an enormous box which she later took into SAG, dropped on the front desk, and asked for her pension when she decided to retire in 1976.
She was close friends with Judy Canova, and Lois Collier.
Blond-haired leading lady in low-budget Hollywood fare of the 40's.
Interviewed in book "Ladies of the Western" by Michael G. Fitzgerald and Boyd Magers (2002), pages 295-299.
She was born on the same date as fellow 1940s/50s actress, Helen Walker.
On October 14, 2018, she was honored with a Sketch of the Day caricature on the website Star Portraits.

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