Tonight 3-19 in 1953, the 25th Academy Awards were held - it was the first time the program was broadcast on TV. Winners included Shirley Booth (shown here) for Best Actress, Gary Cooper - Best Actor and John Ford won Best Director for The Quite Man. #SableFilms #Oscars
Shirley booth hazel tv actress original nbc show appearance contract 1951
The matchmaker shirley booth anthony perkins vintage movie still photo
Shirley Booth -- (8/30/1898-10/16/1992). Actress of Broadway, TV & Film. She portrayed Hazel Burke in TV Show "Hazel". Movies -- "About Mrs. Leslie" as Mrs. Vivien Leslie and "Hot Spell" as Alma Duval. She was blind in her last years and died after a brief illness at her home at age 94.