Esther Williams Height Weight Body Measurements Bra Size

Esther Jane Williams was born in Inglewood, California, United States, on August 8, 1921, was an American actress and competitive swimmer. Young Esther Williams first started her career as a competitive swimmer. She made her big screen debut in comedy film Andy Hardy's Double Life (1942) in role as Sheila Brooks. She got her television debut in CBS panel game show What's My Line (1955) as Guest Celebrity. Esther's breakthrough performance came as Caroline Brooks in musical romantic comedy film Bathing Beauty (1944).

How tall was Esther Williams and what was her weight? Esther Williams's height was 5' 8½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 174 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight was 134 іn pоunds or 61 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. Esther Williams body measurements was bust-waist-hip 38-25-36 in inches or 96.5-63.5-91.5 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size was 36B with cup size B.

Esther Williams

Esther Williams
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Birth Date

August 8, 1921


June 6, 2013


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Light Brown


5 ft 8½ in | 174 cm

Body Measurements

38-25-36 in | 96.5-63.5-91.5 cm


61 kg | 134 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

8.5 US | 39 EU

Best Movies

She was nominated for the Bambi Award Best Actress - International for her role as Eve Barrett in musical romantic comedy film Neptune's Daughter (1949).

She was nominated for the Bambi Award Best Actress - International for her role as K.C. Higgins in musical movie Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1949).

She was nominated for the Bambi Award Best Actress - International for her role as Annette Kellerman in biographical drama film Million Dollar Mermaid (1952).

Thrill of a Romance (1945) musical romance as Cynthia Glenn

Easy to Wed (1946) musical comedy as Connie Allenbury Chandler

The Hoodlum Saint (1946) drama as Kay Lorrison

Fiesta (1947) musical drama as Maria Morales

This Time for Keeps (1947) romantic musical as Leonora 'Nora' Cambaretti

Pagan Love Song (1950) romantic musical as Mimi Bennett

Easy to Love (1953) musical as Julie Hallerton

Best TV Shows

She played Vicki in anthology series Lux Video Theatre (1957) in episode "The Armed Venus".

She guest starred as Molly in ABC sitcom The Donna Reed Show (1960) in episode "The Career Woman".

She portrayed Sarah Harmon in CBS Western anthology television series Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theatre (1960) in episode "The Black Wagon".


Graduated from Washington High School (now known as Washington Preparatory High School) in Los Angeles (1939).

Had two brothers: Stanton, David and two sisters: June, Maurine.

She won three United States National championships in breaststroke and freestyle swimming.

She performed in music, dance and swimming show Billy Rose's Aquacade.

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1560 Vine St. in 1960.

She won the Golden Globes Henrietta Award for World Film Favorite in 1952.

She was inducted into the Swimming Pool Hall of Fame in 1967.

Published her autobiography The Million Dollar Mermaid: An Autobiography in 1999.

Esther died on June 6, 2013, Beverly Hills, California, United States, at the age of 91.


She was married to:

Edward Michael Bell (1994-2013)

Fernando Lamas (1969-1982)

Ben Gage (1945-1959) they had one daughter, Susan Tenney and two sons: Benjamin Stanton, Kimball Austin

Leonard Kovner (1940-1944)


She dated Jeff Chandler (1957-1960) and Victor Mature (1952).