Joan Davis
Overview
Joan Davis
*June 29, 1907 St. Paul, Minnesota, USA
as Madonna Josephine Davis
May 22, 1961 Palm Springs, California, USA

American actress active in vaudeville, film, television and radio.

Films

1952

Harem Girl

1951

The Groom Wore Spurs

1950

Love That Brute

1943

Around the World

1941

Sun Valley Serenade
Hold That Ghost

1940

Sailor's Lady
Manhattan Heartbeat

1939

Hollywood Hobbies
Day-Time Wife

1938

Just Around the Corner
Josette
Hold That Co-ed
Sally, Irene and Mary

1937

Thin Ice
On the Avenue
The Great Hospital Mystery
The Holy Terror

1936

Bunker Bean

1935

Millions in the Air


Imdb: 0204843

Books on Joan Davis
Books with substantial mentioning of Joan Davis
David C. Tucker
The Women Who Made Television Funny, Ten Stars of 1950s Sitcoms
, 2007

Michael Karol
Funny Ladies, Sitcom Queens
New York, Lincoln, Shanghai, 2004

Ronald L. Smith
Who's Who in Comedy, Comedians, Comics and Clowns From Vaudeville to Today's Stand-ups
New York, Oxford, 1992

James Robert Parish and William T. Leonard with Gregory W. Mank and Charles Hoyt
The Funsters
New Rochelle, New York, 1979

James Robert Parish
The Slapstick Queens
South Brunswick and New York - London, 1973

Ray Stuart (ed.)
Immortals of the Screen
New York, 1965
Books with an entry on Joan Davis
Joe Franklin
Encyclopedia of Comedians
Secaucus, N.J., 1979

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969