Goldie Jeanne Hawn was born on November 21, 1945, in Washington D.C. The American actress came to prominence on NBC's Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, from 1968 to 1970, before making her major breakthrough on the big screen. Raised in Maryland, Goldie Hawn ran and taught in a ballet school in the early 1960's, having dropped out of American University where she was majoring in drama.
In 1969 Goldie Hawn starred as "Toni Simmons" in the film Cactus Flower, the story of a girl who while attempting to commit suicide by inhaling gas, is rescued by her neighbor "Igor," (Rick Lenz.) The fabulous actress won an Academy Award as well as a Golden Globe award, both for Best Supporting Actress. She was only 24 years old!
The fabulous Goldie Hawn has been active in show business since the mid 1960's! As of today she has starred in more than 30 films. Why don't we take a look at some of her best roles through the years? Did you know she's an Academy Award and Golden Globe winner?