Mary Tyler Moore was an American actress, known for her roles in the television sitcoms The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which she starred as Mary Richards, a thirtyish single woman who worked as a local news producer in Minneapolis, and The Dick Van Dyke Show, in which she played Laura Petrie, a former dancer turned Westchester homemaker, wife and mother. Her notable film work includes 1967’s Thoroughly Modern Millie and 1980’s Ordinary People, in which she played a role that was very different from the television characters she had portrayed, and for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress.
Lived: Dec 29, 1936 – Jan 25, 2017 (age 80)
Height: 5′ 7″ (1.70 m)
Spouse: Robert Levine (m. 1983) · Grant Tinker (m. 1962 – 1981) · Richard Carleton Meeker (m. 1955 – 1961)
Children: Richie Meeker (Son)
Parents: Marjorie Tyler Moore (Mother) · George Tyler Moore (Father)
Siblings: Elizabeth Moore (Sister) · John Moore (Brother)