Yvonne De Carlo
Posted on January 27, 2015
Yvonne De Carlo timeline & biography, from her birth in 1922 through her successful movie career and her most famous role as Lily Munster on The Munsters.
Born as Peggy Yvonne Middleton in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Her mother takes her to Hollywood.
Wins the title of “Miss Venice Beach.” She has trouble finding work after this so she and her mother return to Canada.
She and her mother return to Hollywood.
Appears in her first film, Harvard, Here I Come!
Plays the role of Wah-Tah in Deerslayer.
Plays Salome in Salome, Where She Danced. The film jumpstarts her career.
Plays the role of Lorena Dumont in Frontier Gal.
Plays the role of Cara de Talavera in Song of Scheherazade.
Appears in Brute Force with Burt Lancaster.
Lands her first lead role in Slave Girl.
Stars in Black Bart.
Stars in Criss Cross with Burt Lancaster.
Stars in The Desert Hawk.
Stars in Silver City.
Stars in Scarlet Angel.
Marries stuntman Bob Morgan.
Stars as Sephora, Moses’ wife, in the Cecil B. DeMille film, The Ten Commandments with Charlton Heston, John Derek, Anne Baxter, Edward G. Robinson, Debra Paget and Yul Brynner.
Stars as Amantha Starr in Band of Angels.
Appears on the tv show, Bonanza.
Appears on the tv show, The Virginians.
Stars in the film, McLintock!
Begins playing Lily Munster on the tv show, The Munsters. She takes the role to pay for her husband Bob Morgan’s medical bills. The show runs from 1964-1966.
Divorces Bob Morgan.
Stars in the sci-fi film, The Power, with George Hamilton and Susanne Pleshette.
Stars in the film, The Seven Minutes.
Stars in the film, La Casa de las sombras.
Stars in the film, The Sorority House Murders.
Stars in the tv production of The Barefoot Contessa.
Dies of natural causes at the age of 84.