Dina Merrill, American actress, Died at 93


Dina Merrill was born Nedenia Marjorie Hutton on December 29, 1923, in New York City and died on May 22, 2017.

She was an American actress, heiress, socialite, businesswoman, and philanthropist.

His film credits included Desk Set (1957), A Nice Little Bank That Should Be Robbed (1958), Don’t Give Up the Ship (1959), Operation Petticoat (1959, with Cary Grant, who had been married to her cousin, Woolworth heiress Barbara Hutton), The Sundowners (1960), BUtterfield 8 (1960), The Young Savages (1961), The Courtship of Eddie’s Father (1963), I’ll Take Sweden (1965), The Greatest (1977), A Wedding (1978), Just Tell Me What You Want (1980), Anna to the Infinite Power (1983), Twisted (1986), Caddyshack II (1988), Fear (1990), True Colors (1991), The Player (1992), Suture (1993) and Shade (2003).

Merrill played in made-for-TV movies, such as Seven in Darkness (1969), The Lonely Profession (1969), Family Flight (1972) and The Tenth Month (1979).

She was married three times. In 1946 she wed Stanley M. Rumbough, Jr., an heir to the Colgate-Palmolive toothpaste fortune and an entrepreneur.

They had three children before divorcing in 1966.

Then in that year, Merrill wed Oscar-winning actor Cliff Robertson, with whom she had a daughter.

During 1989, Merrill married former actor Ted Hartley.

Dina Merrill passed away a 93 years old.