Carroll Baker.  Film, stage and television actress who has enjoyed popularity as both a serious dramatic actress and as a movie sex symbol. ''Baby Doll'' (1956), gave Baker instant notoriety and earned her an Oscar nomination and a Golden Globe. Other notable roles included ''Giant ''(1956), Dean,''But Not for Me'' (1959) ,as well westerns such as ''The Big Country''(1958) ,''How the West Was Won'' (1962), and ''Cheyenne Autumn''(1964).

Carroll Baker. Film, stage and television actress who has enjoyed popularity as both a serious dramatic actress and as a movie sex symbol. ''Baby Doll'' (1956), gave Baker instant notoriety and earned her an Oscar nomination and a Golden Globe. Other notable roles included ''Giant ''(1956), Dean,''But Not for Me'' (1959) ,as well westerns such as ''The Big Country''(1958) ,''How the West Was Won'' (1962), and ''Cheyenne Autumn''(1964).

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“Life seems to be a never-ending series of survivals, doesn’t it?”  -Carroll Baker
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Then: A photograph of stunning American film star Carroll Baker (right) adjusting her make-up in 1965 is one of the Paris Match collection

Then: A photograph of stunning American film star Carroll Baker (right) adjusting her make-up in 1965 is one of the Paris Match collection

Actress Carroll Baker  turns 83 today - she was born 5-28 in 1931. She was in many films such as the 1956 classic Giant, Baby Doll, How The West Was Won and  she played Harlow in the 1965 film Harlow

Actress Carroll Baker turns 83 today - she was born 5-28 in 1931. She was in many films such as the 1956 classic Giant, Baby Doll, How The West Was Won and she played Harlow in the 1965 film Harlow

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Carroll Baker photographed by Peter Basch in a publicity portrait for the film…

Carroll Baker photographed by Peter Basch in a publicity portrait for the film…

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