Who is Carol Lynley?
Carol Lynley is an American actress and child model. Although Carol was unable to own numerous awards and honors during her acting career, she won the heart of many people with her acting skills. Started her career from the mid-1950s as a beautiful girl, her beauty is still the same despite her age. Further, several movies from the 1960s to 80s like Return to Peyton Place, The Cardinal, The pleasure Seekers etc are still loved by the people. However, the moment of sadness, Carol is no more with us. Born on February 13, 1942, Carol died on September 3, 2019, at the age of 77.
Her sudden demise has let the film industry to lose one of the most skilled actresses. Most of the people have questions regarding her cause of death and funeral. Keep scrolling the article below to know all about her death, early life, and career.
Carol’s cause of death and funeral
The date of September 3 became the black day for Lynley’s family. One of the most loved 1960’s actresses Carol passed away on September 3, 2019. At the age of 77, she left this world. According to information, she died due to a sudden heart attack at her home in Pacific Palisades. Her death had lead many people to grief. However, any information related to her funeral and other death information is unavailable.
We are also sorry to hear about her death. This must be so hard for her family. Hope her departed soul lives peacefully in heaven. May God provide a lot of strength for her family to bear this pain.
Carol Lynley’s Wiki-Bio, Age, Nationality, Ethnicity & Family
The American actress Carol was born on February 13, 1942, and died on September 3, 2019. She died at the age of 77. She was born in New York City, New York, USA under the birth sign Aquarius. Further, she holds American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity (Irish, Welsh, Scottish, and German). Carol was born as Carole Ann Jones to parents Cyrial Jones (father) and Frances Peltch(mother). Her father is of Irish descent and her mother is of English descent. Besides, she hasn’t disclosed any information baout her siblings and education.
Carol’s personal life: Husband and Children’s
Carol tied her knot with Michael Selsman who is a publicist. They exchanged their wedding vows on December 30, 1960. Moreover, the couple welcomed their daughter just 2 years after their marriage. Carol gave birth to her daughter Jill Victoria Selsman in 1962. Her daughter is now a director of short films. However, Carol and Michael’s relationship became unstable with increasing years. Finally, after spending life as husband and wife for four years, they divorced in April of 1964.
After that, she enjoyed her single life for a few years. In 1968, she dated actor Christopher Connelly. Besides, digging out her past affairs, she has a long list of her affairs. During the 1960s, Carol had affairs with young handsome boys John G.Avildsen, Red Buttons, Stuart Whitman, James Earl Jones, and Oliver Reed. However, at the last moment of her life, she remained single. After her divorce with Michael, she didn’t tie her knot with any other men.
Carol Lynley’s career
Carol was interested in acting and modeling from an early age. She started her career as a child model under the name Carolyn Lee. Moreover, she appeared on the cover of Life Magazine in 1957 as a model. In 1956, she had her first roles in the Tv films The Alcoa Hour, The Kaiser Aluminium Hour, Tv films Good year Television Playhouse and General Electric Theatre. After that, Carol appeared in the controversial drama Blue Denim in 1959. The drama Blue Denim lead her to spotlight. After that, she started getting a lot of roles in movies. Carol played the role in Fantasy Island and the pilot television movies Kolchak: The Night Stalker.
During her career from the 1960s to the 1980s, she had appeared in movies like The Big Valley, It Takes a Thief, The Big Valley, Night Gallery, Kojak, The Invaders, Hart to Hart and Charlie’s Angels. Moreover, she showed her acting skills in the hit movies like Return to Peyton Place, Bunny Lake is Missing, Under the Yum Yum Tree, The Pleasure Seekers and The Cardinal. In 2006, she portrayed the role of Carrie Lee in the American short film, Vic.
How much is Carol’s Net worth?
As of 2019, she has a net worth of $1o million. She earned all this net worth from his acting career. As she retired from her acting career in 2006, she isn’t earning any money as of now. She has a house in Pacific Palisades, California. Besides, any information baout her other income and property isn’t available.