All Living 1940's & 1950's Tony Award Winners - as of June 2019

by BWRocks | created - 8 months ago | updated - 8 months ago | Public

This list includes all of the living Tony Award winners from the first Tony Awards (in 1947) through the 1950's until the 14th Tony Awards (in 1960) in all categories.

I have also noted what year(s) each person won in so be sure to read the notes.

1. June Lockhart

Actress | Lost in Space

Born in New York City on June 25, 1925, the daughter of actors Gene Lockhart and Kathleen Lockhart, June Lockhart made her professional debut at age eight in a Metropolitan Opera production of "Peter Ibbetson", playing Mimsey in the dream sequence. In the mid-1930s, the Lockharts relocated to ...

2nd Tony Awards (1948)

2. Helen Gallagher

Actress | Ryan's Hope

Helen Gallagher was born on July 19, 1926 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Ryan's Hope (1975), Strangers When We Meet (1960) and Neptune's Rocking Horse (1997). She was previously married to Frank Wise.

6th Tony Awards (1952)

3. Harry Belafonte

Actor | Bobby

Harold George Belafonte was born on March 1, 1927 in New York City. He was educated at the New York Dramatic Workshop. He grew up in Jamaica, British West Indies, and did folk-singing in nightclubs and theaters, and on television and records. His debut was at the Village Vanguard in New York. Also,...

8th Tony Awards (1954)

4. Peter Larkin

Writer | Nick Nicky

Awarded a Tony in 1956 for his scenic designs in the plays 'Inherit the Wind' and 'No Time For Sergeants.'

8th Tony Awards (1954), and 10th Tony Awards (1956)

5. Harold Prince

West Side Story

Harold Prince was born on January 30, 1928 in New York City, New York, USA as Harold Smith Prince. He is known for his work on West Side Story (1961), The Phantom of the Opera (2004) and Cabaret (1972). He was married to Judith Arlene Chaplin. He died on July 31, 2019 in Reykjavik, Iceland.

9th Tony Awards (1955)

6. Pat Stanley

Actress | The Edge of Night

Pat Stanley was born on April 12, 1931 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for The Edge of Night (1956), The Ladies Man (1961) and The DuPont Show of the Week (1961).

13th Tony Awards (1959)

7. Julie Newmar

Actress | Ghosts Can't Do It

Julia Chalene Newmeyer was born on August 16, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, the eldest of three children. Her father, Don, was a one-time professional football player (LA Buccaneers, 1926), her mother, Helen Jesmer, was a star of the Follies of 1920, who later became a fashion designer under the...

13th Tony Awards (1959)

8. Yvonne Constant

Actress | The Favour, the Watch and the Very Big Fish

Yvonne Constant was born on June 15, 1935 in Paris, France. She is an actress, known for The Favour, the Watch and the Very Big Fish (1991), Gigot (1962) and Maxime (1958).

13th Tony Awards (1959) - co-winner

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