Currently alive, at 66 years of age.
1949 – She was born Cheryl Gates McFadden in real life on the 2nd day of March this year in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. She attended Brandeis University earning B.A Cum Laude in Theater Arts.
1987 – McFadden was cast as Dr. Beverly Crusher on Star Trek: The Next Generation.
1997 – She appeared in the made-for-television movie Crowned and Dangerous with Yasmine Bleeth in this year.
2004 – She admitted that she was always closest to Patrick Stewart. She now divides her time between Los Angeles and the south of France where she and her husband, John Talbot, are restoring an old theater.
2006 – In the spring of this year, McFadden appeared in a series of television commercials for Microsoft.