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Cheryl Ladd Poster

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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 12 July 1951Huron, South Dakota, USA
Birth NameCheryl Jean Stoppelmoor
Height 5' 4" (1.63 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Cheryl Ladd was born on July 12, 1951 in Huron, South Dakota, USA as Cheryl Jean Stoppelmoor. She is an actress, known for Charlie's Angels (1976), Millennium (1989) and Poison Ivy (1992). She has been married to Brian Russell since January 3, 1981. She was previously married to David Ladd.

Spouse (2)

Brian Russell (3 January 1981 - present)
David Ladd (24 May 1973 - 16 September 1980) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (15)

Mother of Jordan Ladd.
Stepdaughter, Lindsay Russell, born 1977, is an aspiring musician.
During high school in Huron, South Dakota, Ladd waited on cars at the local carhop, The Barn.
Has a younger brother named Seth.
High school cheerleader in Huron.
Was considered for the role eventually played by Meredith Baxter on Family (1976), which is how she came to producer Aaron Spelling's attention for Charlie's Angels (1976).
Former Mother-in-law of Conor O'Neill.
In 1978, a listener wrote into Casey Kasem's "American Top 40" radio show, requesting a long-distance dedication (a weekly feature) to Cheryl, asking her to his high school prom. She personally telephoned the boy with her regrets and he thought it was his friends playing a prank. The song in question, Cheryl's "Think It Over", peaked at #36.
Former sister-in-law of Alan Ladd Jr. and Alana Ladd.
Ex-daughter-in-law of Alan Ladd and Sue Carol.
Her publicist is Jay D. Schwartz.
Was the first choice for the lead role in the TV movie The Burning Bed (1984), but declined the part. The role eventually went to Farrah Fawcett, whom Ladd had replaced on Charlie's Angels (1976).
Longtime friend and next-door neighbor of John Forsythe.
Released her autobiographical book, "Token Chick: A Woman's Guide to Golfing with the Boys", recounting her experiences with the sport of golf. [May 2005]
She is of German and English descent.

Personal Quotes (2)

I don't think people will ever forget I was an "Angel", anymore than they'll forget Sally Field was "The Flying Nun".
I practice my golf swing naked.

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