Marion Ross

Marion Ross

Known for: Acting
Biography: 1928-10-25 (95 years old)

Biography

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Marion Ross (born October 25, 1928) is an American actress best known for her role as Marion Cunningham on the ABCtelevision series, Happy Days from 1974 to 1984.Born Marian Ross in Watertown in Carver County in southern Minnesota, the daughter of Ellen (née Hamilton) and Gordon Ross,she lived in Waconia and then moved to Willmar and eventually to Albert Lea, Minnesota.At the age of 13, she changed the spelling of her name from "Marian" to "Marion" because she thought it would look better on a marquee. After completing her sophomore year in high school, she moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota, and worked as an au pair while studying drama at the MacPhail Center for the Arts, and attending Southwest High School. A year later, her family moved to San Diego, California.She graduated from Point Loma High School in San Diego.Ross enrolled in San Diego State University,where she was named the school's most outstanding actress. After graduation in 1950, she performed in summer theater in La Jolla, California. The director was impressed by her talent, and recommended that she try for work in films.

Filmography

all 163

TV Shows 100

Movies 63

self 14

Voice 8

April's Granmother
Chasing Life

Chasing Life (2014)

TV
6.04
Aunt Irene Hilgrim
A Reason

A Reason (2014)

Movie
Trix Gilmore / Marilyn Gilmore
Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls (2000)

TV
6.74
Grandma SquarePants (voice)
SpongeBob SquarePants

SpongeBob SquarePants (1999)

TV
5.38
Marion Cunningham (voice)
Family Guy

Family Guy (1999)

TV
6.7
Grandma Rose McCaffrey
About Sarah

About Sarah (1998)

Movie
Rebecca the Elephant Queen (voice)
The Wild Thornberrys

The Wild Thornberrys (1998)

TV
6.2
Ms. Wakefield (voice)
King of the Hill

King of the Hill (1997)

TV
7
Frances Farnsworth
Burke's Law

Burke's Law (1994)

TV
Edith Bolling-Galt (voice)
American Experience

American Experience (1988)

TV
3.5
Ellie North
Pearl

Pearl (1978)

TV
Emily Stubing / Emily Heywood / Emily Stubing / Amy Scofield / Gladys Johnson / Mrs. Jenny Heller
The Love Boat

The Love Boat (1977)

TV
6.85
Marion Cunningham
Happy Days

Happy Days (1974)

TV
6.28
Fran McGowen
Escape

Escape (1973)

TV
Joan Myers (uncredited)
Airport

Airport (1970)

Movie
5.32
Dr. Helen Cartwright
Marcus Welby, M.D.

Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969)

TV
4.8
Edith Lavallo / Anita
Hawaii Five-O

Hawaii Five-O (1968)

TV
5.45
Muriel Enright
Mannix

Mannix (1967)

TV
6.38
Gloria Bosner / Mrs. Bartell
Ironside

Ironside (1967)

TV
6
Sister Marcella / Etta Wheeler
The Great Adventure

The Great Adventure (1963)

TV
Nurse Bromfield
Mr. Novak

Mr. Novak (1963)

TV
Nurse Ann Patterson
Dr. Kildare

Dr. Kildare (1961)

TV
6
Ethel Cambridge
Insight

Insight (1960)

TV
Flora / Pricilla Brewer
Rawhide

Rawhide (1959)

TV
4
Sister Mary Joseph (uncredited)
Some Came Running

Some Came Running (1958)

Movie
6
Spiller's Girlfriend (uncredited)
Sabrina

Sabrina (1954)

Movie
3.5
Mrs. Crockett (uncredited)
Pushover

Pushover (1954)

Movie
Miss Morris (uncredited)
Secret of the Incas

Secret of the Incas (1954)

Movie
Polly Haynes (uncredited)
The Glenn Miller Story

The Glenn Miller Story (1954)

Movie
Nurse / Peg Santos
Letter to Loretta

Letter to Loretta (1953)

TV
Patricia Westerbrook / Elizabeth - Sir Reginald's daughter / Patricia Winterbrook
The Red Skelton Show

The Red Skelton Show (1951)

TV

Ratings

Average 6.32
Based on 2.4 Million movie and tv ratings over time
1950
1961
1983
1963
2021

Information

Known For
Acting

Gender
Female

Birthday
1928-10-25 (95 years old)

Birth Name
Marian Ellen Ross

Birth Place
Watertown, Carver County, Minnesota, USA

Children
Ellen Kreamer, Jim Meskimen

Relatives
Taylor Meskimen

Citizenships
United States of America

Also Known As
Marian Ellen Ross

Awards
star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

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9 TV Shows
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