- Pat Sheehan
Infobox Playboy Playmate
name = Pat Sheehan
imagesize = 150px
issue = October 1958
San Francisco, California
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deathdate = death date and age|mf=yes|2006|1|14|1931|9|7
bust = 35"
waist = 22"
hips = 34"
height = height|ft=5|in=6
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Patricia Ann Sheehan, also known as Patricia Sheehan Crosby (born September 7, 1931 in
San Francisco, California– died January 14, 2006 in Beverly Hills, California) was an American actress and model. She was " Playboy" magazine's Playmate of the Monthfor its October 1958 issue.
Sheehan's father, Arthur Edmond Sheehan, was an automotive engineer and businessman and her mother, Gladys Anna Larson, worked at a hospital. Her parents divorced in 1935 just a few years after she was born.
In 1942, her brother,
Arthur Sheehan, a famous triple-A league pitcher, was drafted into the United States Army. Working as a gunner on a flying fortress, he was promoted to Staff Sergeantand died after his plane was shot down over Germany. Only two out of nine people survived. He was later added to the San Francisco Hall of Fame.
Her brother Ed is a
Jehovah's Witnessand was a skilled soccer player in high school. He also played Professional Band and was in the Band Corps for WWII.
In 1949 she won the local Miss Milkmaid pageant which launched her career. Sheehan had her first chance at fame when she won first place in the Miss San Francisco Pageant of 1950: her prize was a Gensler Lee diamond ring. She took honors for Miss San Francisco and flew to Santa Cruz, California to be on Jim Davis's KCBS Radio Show and take part in the Miss California Pageant.Sheehan dated and married George Duuglas Von-Ittu, a union official. They divorced after a year. Shortly after the divorce, she participated in the Miss California Pageant of 1951. Two years later, in 1953, her father died of diabetes.
Sheehan was "Playboy" magazine's Playmate of the Month for October 1958, tied-in with
Mara Corday. Her centerfoldwas photographed by Sam Wu. She made it into her first magazine, "Comedy", on July 1953. She later got into acting, performing in her first movie: " The Adventures of Hajji Baba". She later posed for magazines such as "TV Fan" and "People Today". In 1955, she finally got to speak on camera, when she made it into her first dialogue role on "Son of Sinbad".
She was in the movies "Kismet", "The French Line", "Daddy Long Legs", "Blondie", as well as "The
NBCComedy Hour". Agnes Mooreheadwas her acting coach during this period.
Sheehan also became one of the six
Goldwyn Girlsin 1955."Gigi" was her last movie, made the same year she married Dennis Crosby.
Bing Crosby's first wife, Dixie Lee, died of ovarian cancer, he started dating Sheehan. Their relationship became very serious. He would fly to San Francisco to do his radio show, then would stop by Sheehan's place to pick her up for their date. Eventually, Crosby proposed to Sheehan.
On May 4, 1958, she married Crosby's son
Dennisin Las Vegas, Nevada. They had three children: Gregory Crosby; Dennis Crosby, Jr.; and Patrick Anthony Crosby. They divorced in 1964 and Sheehan never remarried.
After divorcing Dennis Crosby, Sheehan dated a number of famous men,including Australian actor Rod Taylor and
For a time, Sheehan dated
Elvis Presley; once she flew with him to Memphis to see his mother. She had even gone to dinner with Howard Hughes. She had also modeled with actor Marlon Brando.The last famous man that she had been known to date was Spanish actor Cantinflas.
Sheehan's mother died in 1980 from
In her later years, Sheehan lived in
Van Nuys, Californiawith her son Gregory, a Hollywood producer and screenwriter, and his wife Spice Williams, an actress and stuntwoman.
Playboy"- October 1958; Cover and Centerfold
* "Playboy" (UK)- October 1958; Centerfold
* "Parade" (UK)- September 1965; Cover
* "People Today"- December 1956; Walk Down the Stage Slowly; Cover
* "People Today"- June 1958; Dennis Crosbys Best Girl; Cover
* "TV Fan"- October 1956; Most Gorgeous Gal on TV; Cover
TV Guide"- July 1956; On the Dotted Line;
* "Modern Man Quarerly"- 1957; Cover
* "Modern Man"- October 1958
* "Eye"- August 1960; Views and Wiews: Pat Sheehan
* "Scene"- December 1960; Dennis Crosbys Blonde Bombshell; Cover
* "Gala"- March 1958
* "Escapade"- January 1957; Cover
* "Tempo"- July 1958; Centerfold
* "Tempo"- April 30, 1957; Cover
* "Life"- October 1958
* "Times"- May 19, 1958
* "Times"- December 29, 1958
* "Chicks and Chuckles"- February 1961
Gigi" (1958) (uncredited) .... Blonde
* "Blondie" (1 episode, 1957) The Other Woman (1957) TV Episode
The NBC Comedy Hour" Episode #1.5 (1956) TV Episode, Herself, Blonde Actress
* "Kismet" (1955) (uncredited), Harem Showgirl
Daddy Long Legs (film)" (1955) (uncredited), Blonde
The Colgate Comedy Hour", Episode #5.19 (1955) TV Episode (uncredited) Pretty Blonde
The Adventures of Hajji Baba" (1954) (uncredited) .... Handmaiden
The French Line" (1954) (uncredited) Model
* "The Chevvy Show" (1956) TV Episode, Herself
Son of Sinbad" (1955) (uncredited) Harem Girl
Guys and Dolls" (1955) (uncredited) Actor
* "Miss Milkmaid Winner" 1949
* "Miss San Francisco Winner" 1950
PlayboyMiss October 1958 Winner" 1958
List of people in Playboy 1953-1959
* [http://www.jwow.net/jwow/page4/usa/anames/pat%20sheehan%20.htm jwow- John's Women of the World]
* [http://www.Glamourgirlsofthesilverscreen.com/show/397/pat+sheehan/index.html Pat Sheehan Glamour Girls of the Silver Screen]
* [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=sheehan&GSfn=pat&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=13315953& Pat Sheehan at Find a Grave]
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