She was given the name Angela Brigid Lansbury when she was born in London on Oct. 16, 1925.

Title 2

She was just 19 when her first film, “Gaslight,” earned her an Oscar nomination

Angela was named a Dame by Queen Elizabeth II in 2014, when she was 88

Angela found new fame and accolades in her smash-hit television series Murder She Wrote (1984–1996)

She took up the role in 1984, and continued for 12 years and nine seasons.