Loretta Swit Bio & Wiki: Net Worth, Age, Height & Weight


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Loretta Swit Biography

Loretta Swit is best known as a television actress. She played the role of Chief Nurse Major Margaret Houlihan on TV MASH. She also portrayed in the films Race with the Devil and Goodbye, Farewell and Amen. She was born on November 4, 1937 in Passaic, NJ. She starred at the MASH hit show with Alan Alda. She has been mentored by actor Gene Frankel while studying as an actress. She toured with Any Wednesday before landing her role at MAS*H.

Loretta Swit Biography
Short Bio
First NameLoretta
Last NameSwit
ProfessionTV Actress
Age81 years old
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignScorpio
Birth DateNovember 4, 1937
BirthdayNovember 4
Birth PlacePassaic, NJ

Loretta Swit Career

  • TV Actress

Loretta Swit Education

  • In 1957, she graduated from the Katharine Gibbs School in Montclair in June, and then worked as a stenographer in Bloomfield. She studied drama with Gene Frankel in Manhattan, New York City, and called him her acting mentor. She returned to her studio regularly to talk to aspiring actors throughout her career. Swit is also a singer who has been trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Before Fame

  • She has been mentored by actor Gene Frankel while studying as an actress.

Loretta Swit Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Loretta Swit is 81 years old, she is 5′ 6″ (1.68 m) tall. Her body measurements are 35-25-36 In with Blue eyes and Blonde hairs. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Height & Weight
Height (Approx.)5 Ft 6 In
Weight (Approx.)55 Kg
Body Measurements35-25-36 In
Physical Stats
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
Dress Size7(US)
Shoe Size6(US)
Loretta Swit Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Loretta Swit Achievements

  • She traveled with Any Wednesday before landing her role at MAS*H.

Loretta Swit Filmography

1972Stand Up and Be CountedHilary McBride
1973Deadhead MilesLady with Glass Eye
1974PolicewomenPolice ClerkUncredited
1974Freebie and the BeanMildred Meyers – Red’s Wife
1975Race with the DevilAlice
1981S.O.B.Polly Reed
1985BeerB.D. Tucker
1986Whoops ApocalypsePresident Barbara Adams
1996Forest WarriorShirley
1998Beach MovieMrs. Jones
2019Play the FluteMrs. KincaidPost-production

Loretta Swit Television Work

1969–72Hawaii Five-OAnna / Wanda Russell / Betty4 episodes
1970Mission: ImpossibleMidge LarsonEpisode: “Homecoming”
1970MannixDorothy Harker / Jill PackardEpisodes: “Only One Death to a Customer” (Season 3-Episode 20), “Figures in a Landscape” (Season 4-Episode 04)
1970GunsmokeBelle Clark / DonnaEpisodes: “The Pack Rat”, “Snow Train” (Parts 1 & 2)
1971Cade’s CountyGinny LomaxEpisode: “Homecoming”
1971The Bold Ones: The New DoctorsRosalynEpisode: “The Convicts”
1972Fireball ForwardNurse (uncredited)TV movie
1972BonanzaEllen Sue GreelyEpisode: “A Visit to Upright”
1972Young Dr. KildareAliceEpisode: “The Nature of the Beast”
1972–83M*A*S*HMajor Margaret “Hot Lips” Houlihan251 episodes
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (1980, 1982)
People’s Choice Award for Favorite Female TV Performer (1983)
Nominated–Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (1974–79, 1981, 1983)
Nominated–Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy (1980, 1982)
Nominated–Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film (1974, 1983)
1972Love, American StyleDorisSegment “Love and the Pick-Up Fantasy”
1973IronsideSally PearsonEpisode: “Ollinger’s Last Case”
1973Match GameHerselfGame Show Participant / Celebrity Guest Star
1973Shirts/SkinsLinda BushTV movie
1973Love, American StyleMary Beth ScogginsSegment “Love and the Locksmith”
1973-1979PyramidHerself90 episodes
1973-1979Match GameHerself51 episodes
1973-1979The Mike Douglas ShowHerself6 episodes
1974PetrocelliElla KnoxEpisode: “By Reason of Madness”
1974The Merv Griffin ShowHerself1 episode
1975The Last DayDaisyTV movie
1975It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s SupermanSydneyTV movie
1975RicklesMajor Hotlips HoulihanTV special
1975The Bobby Vinton ShowHerself1 episode
1975Celebrity BowlingHerself2 episodes
1976Good HeavensMaxineEpisode: “Good Neighbor Maxine”
1977The Hostage HeartChris LeBlancTV movie
1977-1978The Love BoatTerry Larsen / Anoushka Mishancov2 episodes
1979SupertrainAlice PhillipsEpisode: “Hail to the Chief”
1979Mirror, MirrorSandy McLarenTV movie
1979Friendships, Secrets and LiesB.J.TV movie
1979ValentineEmilyTV movie
1979-1980Password PlusHerselfGame Show Contestant / Celebrity Guest Star (4 episodes)
1980The Love TapesSamantha YoungTV movie
1981Cagney & LaceyDetective Christine CagneyTV movie
1982The Kid from NowhereCaroline BakerTV movie
1982Games Mother Never Taught YouLaura BentellsTV movie
1983First AffairJane SimonTV movie
1983The Best Christmas Pageant EverGrace BradleyTV movie
1984The Love BoatKathy RossEpisode: “My Mother, My Chaperone/The Present/The Death and Life of Sir Albert Demerest/Welcome Aboard”
1985The ExecutionMarysia WalenkaTV movie
1985SamSamantha FlynnTV pilot episode
1985Miracle at MoreauxSister GabrielleTV movie
1986Dreams of Gold: The Mel Fisher StoryDeo FisherTV movie
1987A Christmas CalendarHerself (Host)TV special
198814 Going on 30Miss Louisa HortonTV movie
1988DollyLuWanda NovackEpisode: “#1.19”
1989ABC Afterschool SpecialWanda KarpinskyEpisode: “My Dad Can’t Be Crazy… Can He?”
1990A Matter of PrincipleJane ShortTV movie
1991Hell Hath No FuryConnie StewartTV movie
1991Memories of M*A*S*HHerself / Major Hotlips HoulihanTV special
1992Batman: The Animated SeriesMarcia Cates (voice)Episode: “Mad as a Hatter”
1992A Killer Among FriendsDetective Patricia StaleyTV movie
1992The Big BattalionsCora LynneTV miniseries
1994Murder, She WroteKim MitchellEpisode: “Portrait of Death”
1995Burke’s LawEvelyn TurnerEpisode: “Who Killed the Sweet Smell of Success?”
1997Cow and ChickenJudge (voice)Episode: “Space Cow/The Legend of Sailcat”
1998Diagnosis: MurderMaggie DenningsEpisode: “Drill for Death”
1999–2004Hollywood SquaresHerself6 episodes
2002M*A*S*H: 30th Anniversary ReunionHerself / Major Hotlips HoulihanTV special

Loretta Swit Martial Status

  • She was married to Dennis Holahan between 1983 and 1995.

Loretta Swit Family & Relatives



  • She worked at the MAS*H hit series with Alan Alda.

Loretta Swit Net Worth

Loretta Swit is a well-known and popular Actress. The main and primary source of her income comes from Acting. Let’s check how rich Loretta Swit is in 2020?

Net Worth (2020)$1.5 Million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source TV Actress(profession).
Loretta Swit Net Worth


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