Virgina Vestoff

Well-known Broadway actress Virginia Vestoff was born on December 9, 1939, in New York City, the daughter of vaudevillians. Her father was a Russian immigrant and mother a direct descent of "Swanee River" composer/songwriter Stephen Foster (1826-1864). Both parents died young.

Born:December 9, 1939 in New York City, New York, USA

Died:May 2, 1982 (age 42) in New York City, New York, USA

1980 Alone at Last (TV movie) Laurie Elliott

1978 A Wedding .... Clarice Sloan

1977 The Quinns (TV movie) Renee Carmody

1977 Kojak (TV series)

1972 1776 ... Abigail Adams

1971 Such Good Friends ... Emily Lapham

1970-1971 Dark Shadows (TV series) Samantha Drew Collins (29 episodes)

1969-1970 The Doctors (TV series) Dr. Althea Gibson Davis #2

1971 The 25th Annual Tony Awards (TV movie) Herself - Performer

1970 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV series) Herself (2 episodes)

1967 NBC Experiment in Television (TV series documentary) (1 episode)

Personal Details
Other Works:Vestoff is best known for her role of Abigail Adams in the Broadway musical and film "1776." She was nominated for a Tony Award in 1969 for this role.


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