Marlo Thomas is one of the most iconic TV stars of all time. I mean everyone remembers That Girl. Marlo was cast as Ann Marie, a struggling actress trying to make it in New York, juggle family and a boyfriend. She led the wave of strong and independent women later followed by Mary Tyler Moore. This month will be all about Marlo. And I start with some notable facts about her.
Born Margaret Julia Thomas on November 21, 1937 in Deerfield , Michigan.
Father is Danny Thomas (Make Room For Daddy)
Married to Phil Donahue since 1980
Attended Beverly Hills High School
She is of Lebanese and Italian origins. Her father is Lebanese and her mother is Italian. Her mother's maiden name was Rose Marie Cassaniti.