Jan Sterling Movie Actress

She was born on April 03, 1921 (died on March 26, 2004, she was 82 years old) as Jane Sterling Adriance.


Jan Sterling was an American actress of stage film and television. Most active in films during the 1950s Sterling received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in The High and the Mighty and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the same performance.
Read full biography

Is Jan Sterling still alive?

No, she died on 03/26/2004, 17 years ago. She was 82 years old when she died. Cause of death: diabetes mellitus. She died in Woodland Hills

What was Jan's zodiac sign?

Jan Sterling zodiac sign was aries.

When is Jan Sterling's next birthday?

Jan Sterling was born on the , which was a Sunday


Her first feature film was Ace in the Hole (1951, as Lorraine Minosa). She was 30 when she starred in this movie. Since 1951, she has appeared in 35 feature films. The last one is Dangerous Company (1982). In this movie, she played the character Ray's Mother .

Jan Sterling movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Her first TV Show was The Marshal of Gunsight Pass (1950).

Awards (1)

Nominated Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1953 .

Her real name:
Birth name of Jan Sterling is Jane Sterling Adriance


Jan Sterling had two marriages.

Paul Douglas

Paul Douglas, American politician

She married with Paul Douglas (84), in 1950. Jan Sterling was 28 and Paul Douglas was 57 years old. After 9 years, they break up in 1959.

John Merivale

John Merivale, British actor

Sterling married with John Merivale (72), in 1941. Jan Sterling was 19 and John Merivale was 23 years old. They ended their 7 years marriage in 1948.

Who is younger?
Mara Lopez
Mara Lopez

Filipino Actor And Surfer

Portia Reiners
Portia Reiners


Other facts about Jan Sterling

Jan Sterling Movies (35)

Jan Sterling TV Shows

Jan Sterling Is A Member Of


There are no comments yet.
Your message is required.
Markdown cheatsheet.