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Linda Blair Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Linda Blair Quick Info
Height 5 ft 2 in
Weight 50 kg
Date of Birth January 22, 1959
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Hair Color Blonde

Linda Blair is an American actor, voiceover artist, producer, and activist who started working as a child artist when she was 5 years old. She gained critical acclaim by playing Regan MacNeil in the horror film The Exorcist (1973) and this role also won her a Golden Globe Award as well as she received a nomination for an Academy Award. She has also been cast in other films and shows including Exorcist II: The HereticL.A. 7Perry Mason: The Case of the Heartbroken BrideHollywood Squares, Sarah T. – Portrait of a Teenage AlcoholicScreamStranger in Our HouseSavage StreetsUp Your AlleyZapped Again!SupernaturalScariest Places on Earth, and Pit Boss.

Born Name

Linda Denise Blair

Nick Name

Linda

Linda Blair as seen at Louisville Supercon 2018
Linda Blair as seen at Louisville Supercon 2018 (Super Festivals / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Sun Sign

Aquarius

Born Place

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Residence

Los Angeles, California, United States

Nationality

American

 

Occupation

Actor, Voiceover Artist, Producer, Activist

Family

  • Father – James Frederick Blair (Navy test pilot-turned-executive recruiter)
  • Mother – Elinore (née Leitch) Blair (Real-estate Agent)
  • Siblings – Debbie Blair (Older Sister), Jim Blair (Older Brother)

Manager

Linda Blair has been repped by The Linda Blair WorldHeart Foundation, Toluca Lake, California, United States.

Net Worth

According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, her net worth had been $6 Million.

Build

Slim

Linda Blair pictured while attending the 46th Academy Awards in 1974, where she received her first Academy Award nomination for 'The Exorcist' (1973)
Linda Blair pictured while attending the 46th Academy Awards in 1974, where she received her first Academy Award nomination for ‘The Exorcist’ (1973) (Larusso37 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Height

5 ft 2 in or 157.5 cm

Weight

50 kg or 110 lbs

Girlfriend / Boyfriend / Spouse

Linda Blair has dated –

  1. Jennifer Lee Pryor – RUMOR
  2. Robin Zander – RUMOR
  3. Rick Springfield (1974-1976) – She was romantically involved with Australian-American musician and actor Rick Springfield between 1974 and 1976. They met during a concert at the Whisky a Go Go and Blair was in her teens at that time.
  4. Glenn Hughes (1979-1981) – From 1979 to 1981, she went out with Deep Purple bassist Glenn Hughes.
  5. Neil Giraldo (1979) – Linda Blair also had a fling with musician Neil Giraldo in the year 1979.
  6. Tommy Shaw (1979-1981) – She dated Styx guitarist Tommy Shaw between late 1979 and mid-1981.
  7. Rick James (1982-1984) – In a 1982 interview, Blair stated that she found Rick James “very s*xy” and eventually he returned the compliment through an intermediary. They then started dating and he wrote his hit song Cold Blooded about her. Reflecting on their relationship in his book Glow: The Autobiography of Rick James, he said, “Linda was incredible. A free spirit. A beautiful mind. A mind-blowing body. She liked getting high and getting down as much as I did. We posed topless for a photograph that showed up everywhere. We didn’t care. We were doing our own thing our own way. It was a love affair that I hoped would last. It didn’t.” The duo parted ways in 1984 and he also revealed that he found out that Blair had been pregnant by him and had an abortion without his knowledge.
  8. Wings Hauser (1990-1994) – She dated actor Wings Hauser from 1990 to 1994.

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Blonde

Eye Color

Light Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

High cheekbones

Brand Endorsements

As a child, Linda Blair was cast in more than 70 commercials for Welch‘s grape jams and various other companies.

She has also been cast in the TV commercials for –

  • Care Free Gum (1969)
  • Mia, Carrie, Crissy & Velvet dolls (1970)
  • Tubsy Doll (the early 70s)
  • Ivory Soap (the early 70s)

Linda Blair speaking at the 2014 Phoenix Comic Con Fan Fest on December 14, 2014
Linda Blair speaking at the 2014 Phoenix Comic Con Fan Fest on December 14, 2014 (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Linda Blair Facts

  1. She was 2 years old when her father started working in New York City and the family relocated to Westport, Connecticut.
  2. At the age of 6, Linda Blair started riding a horse and later became a trained equestrian.
  3. Her mother died of cancer in 1994.
  4. In 2001, she became a vegan and before that, she had been a vegetarian for 13 years.
  5. Blair revealed in 2014 that she was treated for an umbilical hernia.

Featured Image by Super Festivals / Flickr / CC BY 2.0

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