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Dorothy Stratten

Model and actress.

Born on February 28, 1960.
Died at the age of 20 on August 14, 1980.
Cause of Death: Shot dead by her estranged husband in a murder-suicide.

Dorothy Stratten
She has been dead for 42 years.
If she was still alive today, she would be 62 years old.

People who died in 1980.
Famous people who were murdered.

Which generation did Dorothy Stratten belong to?

Dorothy Stratten was a part of the Baby Boomer demographic cohort.

What was her real name?

Her real name was Dorothy Ruth Hoogstraten.

What was she known for?

She was a Canadian Playboy model who appeared in movies such as Galaxina (1980) and They All Laughed (1981).

Which star sign was Dorothy Stratten?

Dorothy Stratten had the star sign Pisces.

Life Path Number.

Her Life Path Number was 1.

How tall was she?

Dorothy Stratten was around 5 ft 9 inches tall. In centimetres, her height was 175 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that she was noticeably taller than the average American female.

See also: Celebrities who are 5 ft 9 inches.

How old would Dorothy Stratten be now?

If she was still alive today, she would be 62 years old.

That means that she'd be roughly the same age as the following people:

Annabella Sciorra

Actress.
Born on March 29th, 1960
Star Sign: Aries

How many years ago did she die?

She died 42 years, 5 months and 13 days ago.

What day of the week was she born on?

She was born on a Sunday.

What day of the week did she die on?

She died on a Thursday.

How long ago did Dorothy Stratten die?

She died in August, 1980, which was over 42 years ago. Four decades have passed since her death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of her death has grown up, finished school, finished college, started a career and has their own children by now.
  • Since Dorothy Stratten's death in 1980, roughly ten FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around eleven US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since her death, the United States has had seven new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had eight new prime ministers since she passed away.
  • When Dorothy Stratten died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because she died in 1980, it means that she probably never heard of famous names such as Madonna, Metallica and Phil Collins.

Other people who died around August 14, 1980.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Dorothy Stratten.

Alfred Hitchcock

Film director. Deceased
Died on April 29th, 1980
Died at the age of 80
Star Sign: Leo

Ian Curtis

English singer. Deceased
Died on May 18th, 1980
Died at the age of 23
Star Sign: Cancer

Steve McQueen

Actor. Deceased
Died on November 7th, 1980
Died at the age of 50
Star Sign: Aries

John Lennon

Singer. Deceased
Died on December 8th, 1980
Died at the age of 40
Star Sign: Libra

People who are the same height as Dorothy Stratten.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as her.

Natasha Richardson

English actress. Deceased
Born on May 11th, 1963
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Jeremy Corbyn

British politician.
Born on May 26th, 1949
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Ted Kaczynski

American terrorist.
Born on May 22nd, 1942
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

People who are taller than her.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than her.

Angus Cloud

Actor.
Born on July 10th, 1998
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

Freddie Mercury

Singer. Deceased
Born on September 5th, 1946
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

Angela Raiola

Reality TV star. Deceased
Born on June 30th, 1960
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Robert De Niro

Actor.
Born on August 17th, 1943
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

Lewis Capaldi

Singer.
Born on October 7th, 1996
Height: 1.76m / 5 ft 9 inches

Ron Paul

US politician.
Born on August 20th, 1935
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

People who are shorter than her.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than her.

James Dean

Actor. Deceased
Born on February 8th, 1931
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Pele

Brazilian soccer player. Deceased
Born on October 23rd, 1940
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Cara Delevingne

English model.
Born on August 12th, 1992
Height: 1.73m / 5 ft 8 inches

Raymond Cruz

Actor.
Born on July 9th, 1961
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Jack Gleeson

Actor.
Born on May 20th, 1992
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

Ciara

Singer.
Born on October 25th, 1985
Height: 1.70m / 5 ft 7 inches

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