Mamie Van Doren – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Mamie Van Doren
Gender Female
Age 91 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth February 6, 1931
Full Name Joan Lucille Olander
Profession Actress Model and Singer
Nationality American
Birthplace Rowena, South Dakota, United States
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Aquarius

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 42-26-35 inches
Height 5 feet 4.5 inches (1.63 m)
Weight 66 kg (146 lbs)
Waist 26 inches
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
Shoe Size 7.5 US

Mamie Van Doren is an American model, singer, actress, and sex symbol from Rowena, South Dakota, U.S. In 1957, she starred in the rock ‘n’ roll, juvenile delinquency exploitation film Untamed Youth.

The actress got immense popularity in her career life as she has been managing her multiple professions nicely. There is no doubt she has gained wider acclaim. She sang with Ted Fio Rito’s band and joined several beauty contests. In 1949, she won the titles, Miss Eight Ball and Miss Palm Springs at age 18.


Hughes provided a small role in Jet Pilot to her. In the film, she appears uncredited and her dialogue comprises one word, “Look!”. In 1951, she posed for pin-up girl artist Alberto Vargas.

The actor played bit parts in a few more movies in RKO, including His Kind of Woman (1951) starring Robert Mitchum, Jane Russell, and Vincent Price. About her appearance in this movie, Van Doren said “If you blinked you would miss me. I look barely old enough to drive.”

However, from 1951 to 2017, she had been a part of various acting, singing, and modeling projects for which she gained enormous popularity.


The actress got tremendous acclaim in her career life by working on a diverse range of projects. She has been doing a fantastic job, be it acting, singing, or modeling.

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Mamie Van Doren Career

Profession: Actress Model and Singer

Known For: being one of the first actresses to imitate the look of Marilyn Monroe.


Footlight Varieties

Net Worth: USD $10 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Warner Carl Olander

Mother: Lucille Harriet Bennett

Marital Status: Married

Husband: Jack Newman (m. 1950-1950), Ray Anthony (m. 1955-1961), Lee Meyers (m. 1966-1969), Ross McClintock (m. 1972-1973), Thomas Dixon (m. 1979)

No. of Children: 1 (One)

Son: Perry Ray Anthony

Daughter: None

Past Relationships:

Burt Reynolds (1971)
Joe Namath (1965 – 1966)
Bo Belinsky (1962)
Steve McQueen (1959)
Steve Cochran (1959)
Gustavo Rojo (1958 – 1959)
Clint Eastwood (1955)
Jeff Chandler (1954)
Conrad Hilton Jr. (1953 – 1955)
Rock Hudson (1953)
Jack Palance (1953)
Jack Dempsey (1951)
Jimmy McHugh (1948 – 1969)
Warren Beatty
Van Johnson
Johnny Grant
Art Aragon

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