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Suzanne Storrs

Suzanne Storrs (April 13, 1934 – January 25, 1995), born Suzanne Storrs Poulton, was a former Miss Utah and an American television actress who appeared in sixteen different television series between 1954 and 1961, usually as the beautiful leading lady.

Suzanne Storrs
James Garner Maverick 1960.JPG
James Garner and Suzanne Storrs in Maverick (1960)
Born Suzanne Storrs Poulton
(1934-04-13)April 13, 1934
Provo, Utah, U.S.
Died January 25, 1995(1995-01-25) (aged 60)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Years active c. 1955-1966
Spouse(s) Lionel Pincus
(m.1967-1995; her death); 2 children

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Life and careerEdit

Storrs was in many shows in her career including Maverick with James Garner (in an episode called "Guatemala City"), Wanted Dead or Alive with Steve McQueen (in "To the Victor"), Sugarfoot (in "Trouble at Sand Springs"), two episodes of The Untouchables, 77 Sunset Strip, Hawaiian Eye, The Phil Silvers Show, Armstrong Circle Theatre, Lawman, U.S. Steel Hour and The DuPont Show of the Month (in "The Scarlet Pimpernel"), and played recurring character "Janet Halloran" in nine episodes of the original 1958-59 version of Naked City.

Personal lifeEdit

The young actress won the Miss Utah title in 1955. In 1967, she married financier Lionel Pincus, a co-founder of the multibillion-dollar private equity firm Warburg Pincus. They donated $10 million to Columbia University in 1995. She legally changed her name to Suzanne Storrs Pincus after marrying Lionel Pincus and had two sons, Henry and Matthew. She became a director of various charitable organizations and died after a lengthy illness at age 60 in the year 1995.[1] Her husband died at age 78 fourteen years later in 2009.

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