Laraine Day was an American actress and a former MGM contract star. Born La Raine Johnson in Roosevelt, Utah, to an affluent Mormon family, she later moved to California where she began her acting career with the Long Beach Players. She was a 1938 graduate of Polytechnic High School in Long Beach, California. In 1937, Day debuted onscreen in a bit part in Stella Dallas. Shortly afterwards, she won lead roles in several George O'Brien westerns at RKO, in which she was billed as "Laraine Hays" and then "Laraine Johnson". In 1939 she signed with MGM, and became popular and well-known as "Nurse...
|Birthdate:||October 13, 1920|
|Date of death:||November 10, 2007|
|Education:||Long Beach Polytechnic High School|
|Religion:||The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints|
|Also known as:||Laraine Johnson, laraine_day, La Raine Johnson|