When she died, Joan was a grandmother of 13.
Joan was the mother of 4 daughters, Adrienne, Melinda, Stephanie and Shelley.
Joan's parents were Richard Bennett and Adrienne Morrison, both were actors.
Joan was 5'4" tall.
When she was just 16 she married John Marian Fox.
She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, at 6300 Hollywood Blvd.
Joan Bennet is the aunt of 80's talk show host Morton Downey Jr.
Joan: I don't think much of most of the films I made, but being a movie star was something I liked very much.