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Bea Arthur

Actress-comedienne Bea Arthur was born on May 13, 1922 in New York City to a Jewish family. She grew up in Maryland, where her parents ran a dress shop. At 12 years old, she was the tallest girl in her school at 5'9". She earned the title "wittiest" girl in her school, and Bea's dream was to be in show business, but she didn't think her family ...


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Born:
May 13, 1922 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
115
First Appeared:
In the movie Great Women of Television Comedy
Latest Project:
Series The History of Comedy 2017-02-09

Nominated for 9 Golden Globes. Another 10 wins & 13 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Golden Girls
Poster of Mame
Poster of Maude
Poster of Lovers and Other Strangers
Filmography
Movie All Star Gala at Ford's Theatre Herself - Hostess 2018
Movie Great Women of Television Comedy Herself 2018
Series The Bonnie Hunt Show Unknown 2018
Series The History of Comedy Herself 2017-02-09
Movie Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You Herself 2016-05-01
Movie O.J.: Made in America Herself 2016-08-04
Movie Greenwich Village: A World Apart Unknown 2015-10-28
Movie Betty White's 2nd Annual 90th Birthday Herself 2013-02-05
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2012
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 2012-01-09
Movie Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl Herself 2012-01-16
Movie Uncle Bob Herself 2011-10-25
Series Piers Morgan Tonight Unknown 2011-01-17
Movie 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Herself - In Memoriam 2010-01-23
Movie The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - In Memoriam 2009-09-20
Movie The 63rd Annual Tony Awards Herself - Memorial Tribute 2009-06-07
Movie TV's 50 Funniest Catch Phrases Herself 2009-05-26
Movie Skid Marks Unknown 2007-10-05
Series Memòries de la tele Unknown 2007-06-03
Series Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson Herself - Roaster 2005-08-14
Series TV Land Confidential Herself - Interviewee 2005-09-14
Movie Inside TV Land: Tickled Pink Herself 2005-06-01
Movie The Best of 'So Graham Norton' Herself 2004-08-10
Movie Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Herself 2003-04-01
Movie The Golden Girls: Their Greatest Moments Herself 2003-06-02
Series So Graham Norton Unknown 2001-07-20
Series Richard & Judy Unknown 2001-11-26
Series Malcolm in the Middle Unknown 2000-01-09
Series Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 2000-10-15
Series The Martin Short Show Unknown 1999-09-13
Movie Paul McCartney & Friends Live: PETA's Millennium Concert Herself 1999-10-16
Series Futurama Unknown 1999-03-28
Movie CBS: The First 50 Years Herself - Interviewee 1998-05-20
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-10-16
Movie The 50th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Presenter 1996-06-02
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 1996-06-10
Series The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie 50 Years of Funny Females Herself 1995-06-25
Movie For Better or Worse Beverly Makeshift 1995-03-19
Movie The 9th Annual Genesis Awards Herself - Presenter 1995-10-18
Series Ellen Unknown 1994-03-29
Series She TV Herself - Guest 1994-08-16
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-12
Movie The 8th Annual American Comedy Awards Herself - Presenter 1994-05-23
Movie Broadway at the Hollywood Bowl Herself 1994-03-04
Series Dave's World Unknown 1993-09-20
Movie The 47th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Presenter 1993-06-06
Movie The 7th Annual American Comedy Awards Herself 1993-03-03
Movie The 37th Annual Thalians Ball Herself 1992-10-31
Series Sean's Show Unknown 1992-04-15
Movie The 17th Annual People's Choice Awards Herself - Presenter 1991-10-21
Movie The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Presenter 1991-08-25
Movie The 5th Annual American Comedy Awards Herself 1991-04-03
Movie The 48th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Presenter 1991-01-19
Movie The 42nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Presenter 1990-09-16
Movie Night of 100 Stars III Herself 1990-05-21
Movie The 41st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Nominee 1989-09-17
Movie The 46th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Nominee 1989-01-28
Movie The 9th Annual American Black Achievement Awards Herself 1988-01-01
Movie The 45th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Nominee 1988-01-23
Series Empty Nest Unknown 1988-10-08
Movie Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Herself 1988-05-16
Movie My First Love Jean Miller 1988-12-04
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Series Circus of the Stars #13 Herself - Ringmaster 1988-11-25
Movie Irving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration Herself 1988-05-27
Movie The 40th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Winner 1988-08-28
Movie The 44th Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Nominee 1987-01-31
Movie The 13th Annual People's Choice Awards Herself - Presenter 1987-03-15
Movie This Is Your Life Herself 1987-04-19
Movie All-Star Party for Joan Collins Herself 1987-12-02
Movie The 39th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Nominee & Presenter 1987-09-20
Movie The 41st Annual Tony Awards Herself - Performer 1987-06-07
Movie The 1st Annual American Comedy Awards Herself 1987-05-19
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration Herself 1986-05-12
Movie The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Herself - Performer 1986-12-26
Movie The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Nominee & Presenter 1986-09-21
Series American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
Movie The 43rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Herself - Nominee 1986-01-24
Series The Golden Girls Unknown 1985-09-14
Movie The 37th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Performer 1985-09-22
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 1984-10-17
Series Amanda's Amanda Cartwright 1983-02-10
Movie The 9th Annual People's Choice Awards Herself - Presenter 1983-03-17
Movie Night of 100 Stars Herself 1982-03-08
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Movie The 35th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Presenter 1981-06-07
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie The 33rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Presenter 1981-09-13
Movie History of the World: Part I Unknown 1981-06-12
Movie 30 Years of TV Comedy's Greatest Hits: To Laughter with Love Herself - Presenter 1980-10-16
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979-10-19
Movie The 30th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Herself - Nominee & Presenter 1978-09-17
Movie The 2nd Annual People's Choice Awards Herself - Presenter 1976-02-19
Movie The Wild Party Unknown 1975-03-01
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Movie Mame Unknown 1974-03-27
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1973
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Series Maude Maude Findlay 1972-09-12
Movie Lovers and Other Strangers Unknown 1970-08-12
Series The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 1968-03-04
Movie The 20th Annual Tony Awards Herself - Winner 1966-06-16
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Movie The Connie Francis Show Herself 1961-09-13
Movie That Kind of Woman Unknown 1959-11-29
Series The Jack Paar Tonight Show Unknown 1957-07-29
Series Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Unknown 1954-10-27
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14