Jane Wyman- Difficult childhood, High School drop-out, Won the Oscar for portraying a deaf rape survivor in "Johnny Belinda". Ronald Regan's first wife, she came out of retirement to star in Falcon Crest (1981-1990) and won the Golden Globe.
JANE WYMAN ~ Born: Jan.4, 1917, in Palm Springs, USA. Died: Sept.10, 2007 (aged 90) from arthritis & diabetes. Won an Oscar for Best Actress in "Johnny Belinda" (1948). Starred in Alfred Hitchcock's "Stage Fright" (1950). Co starred w/ Bing Crosby in "Just for You" (1952). Starred in "Pollyanna" (1960). Primarily remembered by the public for her starring role as Angela Channing on "Falcon Crest" (1981). She retired from acting at age 76. Married Ronald Reagan in 1940, divorced 1948.