Mother of Christopher William Stearns
Southern California, USA [December 2008]
Her real-life pregnancy in 1948 was written into her TV show "Mary Kay and Johnny". The episode about the birth aired the night the couple's real son, Christopher, was born, pre-dating the 1953 births of Desi Arnaz Jr./Little Ricky Ricardo on "I Love Lucy".
She grew up in Santa Monica, California, and graduated from North Hollywood High School. She made her first stage appearance at age 2 at the Pasadena Playhouse.