November 7, 1964 - May 8, 1999 / Scorpio / Age 34
Dana Plato was an American actress. She was born on November 7, 1964 in Maywood, California, United States. Her birth name is Dana Michelle Strain. She is also known as Dana Michelle Plato.
Dana Plato's measurements are 33-25-35, she has enhanced breasts.
Dana Plato was a featured Playboy model in June 1989.
An influential "teen idol" of the late 1970s and early 1980s, Plato was recognized for her television work, for which she was included on VH1's list of "100 Greatest Kid Stars".
Plato made her television acting debut at the age of 10, making a brief appearance on the NBC television show "The Six Million Dollar Man". She then starred in the 1975 made for television film "Beyond the Bermuda Triangle". Plato made her film debut at the age of 13, appearing as Sandra Phalor in the horror film "Exorcist II: The Heretic".
Plato attempted to establish herself as a serious actress but found it difficult to achieve success; she had breast implants and modeled for a June 1989 Playboy pictorial, and started taking roles in such B-movies as "Bikini Beach Race" and "Lethal Cowboy". In 1990 she made a brief attempt at a musical career, sponsored by producer Howie Rice.
On May 8, 1999, Plato was found dead from an overdose of prescription drugs at the age of 34, which was later ruled a suicide.