Joan Tabor

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This article is about is about the US actress. For the English folksinger see June Tabor.. For other uses, see Joan Tabor (disambiguation).
Joan Tabor
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Born (1932-09-16)September 16, 1932
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Died December 18, 1968(1968-12-18) (aged 36)
Beverly Hills, Los Angeles
Cause of death
Accidental overdose of influenza medication
Resting place
Woodlawn Cemetery in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Divorced from:
(1) David Gold (1 daughter)

(2) Broderick Crawford

Joan Tabor (September 16, 1932 – December 18, 1968) was an American film and television actress.

Early life[edit]

She was born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.


Her acting credits include the film The Teenage Millionaire in 1961, and numerous appearances in such television series as The Red Skelton Show, playing Daisy June in the "Clem The Painter" sketch aired on April 22, 1958, Mister Ed (1961–1966), Arrest and Trial(1963–1964), Have Gun – Will Travel (1957–1963), Bat Masterson (1958–1961), Laramie (1959–1963). She guest starred in the ABC adventure series Straightaway in the role of Patrice Hartley in the 1961 episode "The Racer and the Lady".

She appeared too in CBS's Perry Mason in "The Case of the Substitute Face" in 1958 and "The Case of the Dubious Bridegroom" in 1959.

She was married twice - first to Chicago broker David Gold, with whom she had one daughter, and whom she divorced in 1954, second to actor Broderick Crawford, from 1962 to 1967 (separated 1965).


She died in Beverly Hills, California on December 18, 1968 after accidentally overdosing on influenza medication.[1] She was 36 years old. She is buried at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Sioux Falls.


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