Eva Gabor was a Hungarian – American actress, singer, and comedian. She was best known for starring in “Green Acres”, and “Fantasy Island”. She died on July 4, 1995, in Los Angeles. She was seventy-six years old when she died.
Eva Gabor was born on February 11, 1919, at Budapest, Hungarian Republic. She was born to Vilmos Gabor, a soldier and Jolie Gabor, a jeweler. She was the youngest daughter of three children. Her siblings are Magda Gabor and Zsa Zsa Gabor. She was raised in a Jewish family.
Eva Gabor got married to Eric Valdemar Drimmer in 1939. She got married when she was 20 years old. They got divorced in 1942. She then married Charles Isaac in 1943, their marriage lasted until 1949. In 1956, she married John Elbert Williams, the marriage lasted for a year. She married Richard Brown in 1959 but the marriage ended in 1973. Eva Gabor then married Frank Gard Jameson Sr. in 1973, they separated in 1983.
Eva Gabor first appeared in the US movie “Forced Landing”. In the 1950s, she starred in top rated movies including “The Last Time I Saw Paris” and “Artists and Models”. In 1953, she hosted a talk show, “The Eva Gabor Show” which runs from 1953 to 1954. She also appeared series and shows including “Justice”, “What’s My Line”, “Here’s Lucy”, “Wake Me When the War is Over”, “Tattletales”, “Fantasy Island” and “Hart to Hart”.
In 1965, Eva Gabor starred in “Green Acres”. She also did voice-overs for Disney movies including “The Aristocrats”, “The Rescuers”, and “The Rescuers Down Under”. In 1972, she launched her fashion collection with award-winning designer Luis Estevez.
Eva Gabor has been in a number of stage plays including “The Happy Time”. She took up the role of Mignonette. The play was staged at the Plymouth Theatre. She also played the role of Gabrielle in the play “Little Glass Clock” staged at the John Golden Theatre. She also played Joanna Lyppiatt in “Present Laughter”, Tatiana in “Tovarich” and Katrina in “You Can’t Take It with You”.
She also starred in other films including “New York Town”, “Pacific Blackout”, “A Royal Scandal”, “A Wife of Monte Cristo”, “Song of Surrender”, “Love Island”, “Paris Model”, “The Mad Magician”, “Captain Kidd and the Slave Girl”, “The Truth About Women”, “Don’t Go Near The Water”, “Touch of Evil”, “It Started With a Kiss”, “A New Kind of Love”, and “Youngblood Hawke”.
How much is Eva Gabor Net Worth
Eva Gabor has appeared in numerous movies, TV shows, series, and plays. She has also done voice-overs for Disney. Eva also co-owned a fashion business. She was worth an estimated $30 million US dollars. Her main source of wealth was from her career as an actress.
Eva Gabor died on July 4, 1995, at her home in Los Angeles. The cause of death was revealed to be respiratory failure and pneumonia. Her funeral held at the Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Beverly Hills on July 11, 1995. She was buried at Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery.
Eva Gabor came from a family where her older sisters were also in the entertainment industry. they were called the “glamourous sisters”. She has made giant strides in the industry acting several movies. Unfortunately, she was the first to die even though she was the youngest. Her mother and one sister died two years after she died. The last sister Zsa Zsa Gabor died in 2016.