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Happy Birthday, Shelley


Carl Betz, Donna Reed, Paul Petersen and Shelley Fabares.

Shelley Fabares (Born January 19, 1944).

Michele Ann Marie "Shelley" Fabares is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her television roles as Mary Stone on the sitcom The Donna Reed Show (1958–1963) and as Christine Armstrong on the sitcom Coach (1989–97), the latter of which earned her two Primetime Emmy Awards nominations.


Shelley also recorded the #1 hit record “Johnny Angel”, which she performs in Donna’s Primadonna (Season 4, Episode 20) of The Donna Reed Show. The recording sold over a million copies.