Pamela Britton Net Worth

Pamela Britton Net Worth

How Much Is Pamela Britton Net Worth?

Net Worth $1 million
Real Name Armilda Jane Owen  
Famous as Pamela Britton
Date of Birth March 19, 1923
Birth  Place Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Died on June 17, 1923
Buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Burbank, California
Nationality American
Aged 51 years
Profession Actress, Singer
Gender Female

Armilda Jane Owen famous with the stage name Pamela Britton was an American actress. She belonged to the classical era of the American entertainment industry. Her major accomplishments are her stage roles in various plays.

In this article, you will read about Pamela Britton net worth, biography, and career.

Early Life and Biography

She was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Her birth date is March 19, 1923. She belonged to a family that was associated with art.

Her mother’s name is Ethel Owen. She was a famous stage actress of her time. Her mother also featured in TV and radio shows as well. Her father’s name is not known to the media.

They were three sisters. Her sister, Virginia Owen was also an actress. She was a prominent feature of many radio shows. Her other sister, Mary Owen was a social worker. She used to work in Fort Worth, Texas.

Mother name Ethel Owen
Father name N/A
Siblings              2 (sisters)
Sister’s name Mary Owen, Virginia Owen
Marital status Married
Husband Arthur Steel
Children 1 (daughter)
Son name N/A
Daughter name Katherine Lee

School and College Info

She spent her early life in Milwaukee. Her school education was also completed in Milwaukee. She joined State Teacher’s Normal School for her primary education.

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Later on, she attended Holy Angels Academy for her secondary education. However, during her school days, she wanted to become an actor. That’s why she abandoned her studies after completing school.

School name State Teacher’s Normal School Holy Angels Academy
College name N/A
University name N/A
Educational qualification N/A

Early career

Pam had a great interest in acting since her school days. During her school, she was the lead actress in many school plays. Moreover, her mother also wanted her to become an actress. At the age of ten, she was offered the role of a child star.

Her mother refused that role and introduced her to the stage. At that time she was using her birth name. Now, she decided to change her name to her mother’s name. However, she was as accomplished as an actor as her mother.

She changed her stage to Pamela. It was derived from an English novel. She later added Britton to refer to that source.  Now is known with this stage name.

In her early career, she was doing acting as well as singing. Her acting roles included comedy and drama. Her singing talent was recognized by Don McGuire. He collaborated with her in his shows.

He recruited her as his singer. They went on various tours together. In this way, she got famous at an early age. Pam also performed at the Latin Quarter Nightclub of New York.

How She Got Famous?

Pam kept on playing different roles in stage plays. Ultimately, she was recruited by the Broadway Company of Oklahoma. She played the role of Celeste Holm and Gertie. She went on various tours with the company.

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This play gave her the exposure which was required. Marvin Scheck the executive of MGM Company signed her. She was on a Chicago tour where he first saw her performance.

Pam was cast in the movie Anchors Aweigh in 1945. She played the lead role in the film. She played the girlfriend of Frank Sinatra in the movie.

After that, she didn’t get any considerable film role. However, she went on doing stage roles. Pam performed at the Carthay Circle Theatre and the Santa Barbara Bowl in Los Angeles. In 1963 she also featured in a TV series.

She was part of My Favorite Martian released in 1963. The actress is still best known for this appearance. After this, she joined MGM again. Pam featured in two more hit films for MGM. Later on, she returned to the stage.

How Did Pamela Britton Become So Famous and How To Make Net worth it?

As of now, Pamela Britton net worth is estimated to be $1 million. She collected this worth mainly from her acting jobs. Moreover. She also did some musical concerts in the early days of her career.

Total Earning $1million
Source of earning Singing, Acting
Active 1935-1963
Active now No

Awards and Achievements

The awards and accomplishments of the actress are not available yet. This information will be updated soon.

Personal Life

On April 8, 1943, she got married to Arthur Steel. He was a soldier by profession. The couple had a daughter from this marriage. Her name is Katherine Lee.

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In her spare time, she loved to play tennis. She had a craze for horse-riding and swimming as well. After she retired from acting, she used to do gardening and playing the piano.

Pamela Britton Death

When she was 51, Pam was diagnosed to have a brain tumor. In June 1974, she died suddenly due to that ailment. She was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Burbank, California.

Body Measurements

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Favorite things

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Hobbies Horse-riding, gardening
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