Barbara Pepper Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Barbara Pepper Quick Info
Height5 ft 3½ in
Weight64 kg
Date of BirthMay 31, 1915
Zodiac SignGemini
Eye ColorBlue

Barbara Pepper was an American stage, television, radio, and film actress who is best known as the first “Doris Ziffel” on the sitcom Green Acres. She was also cast in a wide range of characters in other projects such as Petticoat JunctionLet ’em Have ItThe Singing VagabondWaterfront LadyWanted! Jane TurnerPerry Mason, What Becomes of the Children?The Outcasts of Poker FlatHollywood Stadium MysteryThe Big ShotThe Strange Case of Dr. MeadeThey Made Me a CriminalShirley Temple‘s Storybook, Forgotten Girls, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, and I Love Lucy.

Born Name

Marion Pepper

Nick Name

Barbara Pepper, Barbara P. Enfield, The Fisher Body Girl

Barbara Pepper as seen in a publicity portrait
Barbara Pepper as seen in a publicity portrait (Windysoul / Wikimedia / Public Domain)

Age

She was born on May 31, 1915.

Died

Barbara Pepper passed away due to coronary thrombosis on July 18, 1969, at the age of 54 in Panorama City, California, United States.

Resting Place

Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Los Angeles, California, United States

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

New York City, New York, United States

Nationality

American

Occupation

Actress, Stage Artist

Family

  • Father – David Mitchell “Dave” Pepper (Actor)
  • Mother – Harrietta S. Pepper

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 3½ in or 161 cm

Weight

64 kg or 141 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Barbara Pepper had dated –

  1. Anatole Litvak
  2. Harry Richman (1935-1936)
  3. Owen Davis Jr. (1936)
  4. Pinky Tomlin (1937)
  5. Peter Lorre (1939-1940)
  6. Craig Reynolds (1943-1949) – She got married to actor Craig Reynolds (né Harold Hugh Enfield) in 1943 and they were blessed with 2 sons – Dennis Michael and John Hugh Enfield. However, Craig Reynolds tragically died in a California motorcycle accident in 1949 and Pepper never remarried.
Barbara Pepper as seen in a still from the film 'The Rogue's Tavern' in 1936
Barbara Pepper as seen in a still from the film ‘The Rogue’s Tavern’ in 1936 (Film Screenshot / ‘The Rogue’s Tavern’ film / Public Domain)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Blonde

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Short hair
  • Charming appearance

Brand Endorsements

She had appeared in print ads for Chesterfield cigarettes.

Barbara Pepper Facts

  1. She started her life in show business when she was 16 years old.
  2. Barbara was introduced to actress Lucille Ball when Barbara Pepper became a part of Goldwyn Girls, a musical stock company, and the two remained lifelong friends.
  3. She was cast as Mary Browning in the 1936 comedy film, Mummy’s Boys, in which her co-stars included Bert Wheeler, Robert Woolsey, Moroni Olsen, Frank M. Thomas, and Willie Best.
  4. Alongside Wallace Ford and Joan Woodbury, Barbara Pepper co-starred playing the role of Marjorie Burns in the 1936 murder mystery film, The Rogues’ Tavern.
  5. After the death of her husband Craig Reynolds, she was depressed and developed a chronic alcohol problem.

Featured Image by Windysoul / Wikimedia / Public Domain

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