1902 - Born in El Paso, Texas on the 17th of October.
1941 - Her first feature-length movie appearance was a bit part in the romantic comedy, Unfinished Business, which starred Irene Dunne, Robert Montgomery, and Preston Foster.
1943 - Ann Miller musical, Reveille with Beverly, she had another small part, notable only in that it was her first time working with her ex-husband Tim since their divorce.
- Her first starring big-screen role was with her Tim and Ann Corio, in Sarong Girl later.
1944 - Tim, Irene, and Corio teamed up again, along with Charles Butterworth, in the Arthur Dreifuss film The Sultan's Daughter.
- Tim and Irene were paired again, along with Dona Drake and Robert Lowery in another musical comedy, Hot Rhythm.
1948-1950 - She later performed on NBC Radio's "The Bob Hope Show".
1962 - The Beverly Hillbillies debut brought many new fans, as the show jumped to #1 in the USA in three weeks, a feat not since matched.
1973 - Died on the 26th of April.
Page last updated: 5:51am, 04