Jean Arthur Height Weight Body Measurements Bra Size

Jean Arthur was born in Plattsburgh, New York, United States, on October 17, 1900, was an American actress. Young Jean Arthur first started her career as a model in New York City in the 1920s. She made her big screen debut in silent drama film Cameo Kirby (1923) in role as Ann Playdell. She got her television debut in CBS Western drama series Gunsmoke (1950) in episode "Thursday's Child", in role as Julie Blane. Jean's breakthrough performance came as Louise "Babe" Bennett / Mary Dawson in comedy drama romance film Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936). She landed her Broadway debut in a play "Foreign Affairs" (1910) in role as Anna, at Avon Theater.

How tall was Jean Arthur and what was her weight? Jean Arthur's height was 5' 3" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 160 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight was 115 іn pоunds or 52 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. Jean Arthur body measurements was bust-waist-hip 32-25-36 in inches or 81-63.5-91.5 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size was 32A with cup size A.

Jean Arthur

Jean Arthur
Unknown studio photographer / Public domain / Wikimedia Commons

Birth Date

October 17, 1900


June 19, 1991


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color

Dark Brown


5 ft 3 in | 160 cm

Body Measurements

32-25-36 in | 81-63.5-91.5 cm


52 kg | 115 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

5.5 US | 36 EU

Best Movies

She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role as Constance "Connie" Milligan in romantic comedy film The More the Merrier (1943).

The Whole Town's Talking (1935) comedy as Wilhelmina Clark

Easy Living (1937) screwball comedy as Mary Smith

History Is Made at Night (1937) romantic comedy drama as Irene Vail

You Can't Take It with You (1938) romantic comedy as Alice Sycamore

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) political comedy drama as Clarissa Saunders

Only Angels Have Wings (1939) adventure romantic drama as Bonnie Lee

The Devil and Miss Jones (1941) comedy as Mary Jones

The Talk of the Town (1942) comedy drama as Miss Nora Shelley

A Foreign Affair (1948) romantic comedy drama as Congresswoman Phoebe Frost

Shane (1953) Western as Marian Starrett

Best TV Shows

She played Patricia Marshall in CBS situation comedy television series The Jean Arthur Show (1966).


She taught drama at Vassar (1968-1973)

She played Elsa Karling in a play "The Curtain Rises" (1933), at Vanderbilt Theatre.

She portrayed Peter Pan in a musical adaptation of "Peter Pan" (1950), at Imperial Theatre.

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame located on 6333 Hollywood Boulevard in 1960.

She was inducted into the Hall of Great Western Performers in 2014.

She was an advocate for animals.

Jean died on June 19, 1991, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, United States, at the age of 90.


She was married to:

Frank Ross (1932-1949)

Julian Ancker (1928), marriage was annulled after a day


She dated David O. Selznick (1930) and John Wayne (1929-1931).