American Movie Star Passport Of Baby Doll – Carroll Baker

American Movie Star Passport Of Baby Doll – Carroll Baker

An American actress who has enjoyed popularity as both a serious dramatic actress and, particularly in the 1960s, as a movie sex symbol.Despite being cast in a wide range of roles during her heyday, Baker’s beautiful features, blonde hair, and distinctive drawl made her particularly memorable in roles as a brash, flamboyant woman.

Baby Doll would remain the film for which she is best remembered; she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role. Two months prior to Baby Doll’s release, she appeared in the supporting role of Luz Benedict II in Giant, opposite Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson and James Dean.

Baker has been married three times. Her first, to furrier Louie Ritter, ended before she enrolled in the Actors Studio in 1954. Her second marriage was to director Jack Garfein, a Holocaust survivor she met at the Studio and for whom she converted to Judaism (having been raised a Catholic). They had one daughter, Blanche Baker, born in 1956, and a son, Herschel Garfein, born in 1958. Garfein and Baker divorced in 1969.

Baker married her third husband, British theater actor Donald Burton, on March 10, 1978.The couple remained together until Burton’s death from emphysema at their home in Cathedral City, California, on December 8, 2007.

Her US passport comes in excellent condition with 18 pages + extra extension pages, issued June 8, 1970 by the Embassy of the United States in Rome/Italy, beautiful picture of Carroll with original signature and vast amount of travel stamps/visa like UK, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain, KENYA, Netherlands, CYPRUS, ZAMBIA, British visa issued in Rome for Kenya, Uganda, Zaire with revenues of Congo. A nice collectible.

American Movie Star Passport Of Baby Doll - Carroll Baker

American Movie Star Passport Of Baby Doll - Carroll Baker

American Movie Star Passport Of Baby Doll – Carroll Baker

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