Jan Harrison Wiki: Age, Height, Relationship, Net Worth, and Bio

Who is Jan Harrison?

Jan Harrison is a veteran American actress born on December 20, 1924, in Peterson’s Landing, Washington, United States.

Her full name is Janet R. Harrison.

Jan is best known for her role in various movies some of them are Sea Hunt(1958), Mike Hammer(1958), and Johny Staccato(1959).

She was married previously to Carol Shelby and Carl R. Bergquist.

As of 2024, she is currently 97 years old.

She was best known as a playboy magazine’s Playmate for the moth for its December 1954 issue.

Let’s dig it into more about American actress Jan Harrison Age, Nationality, Height, and many more.

Jane Harrison


Jan Harrison Quick Biography

Real Name Janet R. Harrison
Nick Name Jan Harrison
Gender Female
Date of Birth December 19, 1924
Birth Place Peterson’s Landing, Washington
Age 97 years old
Birth Sign Sagittarius
Nationality American
Ethnicity Not Known
Religion Not Known
Profession Actress
Height (approx.) Not Known
Weight (approx.) Not Known
Hair Color Not Known
Eye Color Not Known
Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sibling Not Known
Spouse Carl R. Bergquist
Children Karen Edith and Craig Reed
Net Worth $200,000 US dollars
Profiles No

Jan Harrison Early Life

Where was Jan Harrison born? Jan Harrison was born on December 19, 1924, in Peterson’s Landing, Washington, United States.

There is not much about beautiful actress Jan Harrison, sadly we could not provide you her educational history and her childhood life.

By taking part in a beauty pageant, she took her first step in the entertainment industry.

She kept her marital status secret while participating in Miss America.

Jan has won Miss Washington with her dedication and talent.

By the specialty advertising national in Chicago she was crowned as “Miss Calendar Girl of 1954”.

But could not crown with Miss America title as she was disqualified for keeping the secret of her marital status.

Janet has appeared more times than any other credited actress on Sea Hunt.

Let’s know about her Career and the achievement she has made so far.

Jan Harrison Career

What’s Jan Harrison Famous for? Jan Harrison is well known and renowned American actress back in her days.

She was also one of the beautiful mothers back in her days.

Fort Bowie in 1958, Seahunt in 1958, Guns Smoke in 1955 were the most popular movies where she played a role.

After, she started her journey by participating in a beauty pageant and won the title of Miss Washington but was unfortunately disqualified as she was secretly married.

She then appeared in a magazine in June 1958 named Stag.

Similarly, in February 1959 she was seen in a magazine called Joy and many more.

In the year 1959, Rogue, Sir, and Breezy were the magazines where she appeared.

Furthermore, in 1957 Jan was able to win the title of Riverside Raceway Queen for the sports car club of American Nationals.

She is an actress known for Johnny Staccato in 1959.

In 1940, Jan was one of the many glamorous women chosen by a master showman who appeared in Earl Caroll’s restaurant and Night Club of Sunset Boulevard.

In the crash of United Airlines Flight 624, the heartbreaking accident took place where Caroll and his friend, showgirl beryl Wallace were killed.

Not long after that, the nightclub was sold.


Who are the parents of Jan Harrison? Jan has kept her family details private. There is no information about her family and parents.

We will let you know as soon as we get to know about her family.

Let’s know more about her husband Carl R. Bergquist.

The gorgeous actress Jan Harrison was married to Carl R. Bergquist who was a Norwalk, CA veterinarian.

Carl is the former chief operating officer for the Bergquist company.

They were blessed with two children named Karen Edith and Craig  Reed.

Karen Edith was the first child who was born on October 28, 1947, in Los Angeles.

Similarly, Craig Reed was the second child born on December 18, 1951,  whose career is the same as San Clemente, CA dentist.

Before marrying Carl she was married to Caroll Shelby. They did not have any children.

Janet ex husband Caroll Shelby

Her first and third husband, Carl R. Bergquist married for 58 years. He is a successful veterinarian in Norwalk.

Shelby and Harrison were driven by Shelby’s friend, John Edgar, to Tijuana in Edgar’s silver cloud Rolls-Royce, dining on caviar and champagne on the way.

Let’s know more about Jan’s personal information.

Personal Information

What’s the actual Height of Jan Harrison? Jan Harrison’s actual height and weight are not disclosed to the media.

Talking about her Zodiac sign, it’s Sagittarius.

About Jan’s exact height, weight, Body measurements, eye color, hair color, shoe, and dress size are not disclosed.

we will update you about all these details as soon as we get to know.

There are no traces of her on any of the social media. We can assume that she is enjoying her old days with her family and friends.

Net Worth

What is the Net Worth of Janet Harrison? Janet has worked in various movies in the 20th century and has estimated her Net Worth to be approximately USD 200,000.

Significantly, in the year 2024 as well her Net Worth has been growing.

Harrison’s primary source of income is mostly from being a successful actress.


  • She was a former school teacher.
  • Since she has hidden her marital status, she was disqualified while participating in Miss America.
  • Her Zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
  • In March 1968, Jan helped to organize Caroll’s Showgirl’s reunion at Van Nuys, California.
  • Currently, she is 97 years old.
  • Her first screen test judged her as “not-definable”.
  • Jan Harrison and Delle Bolton both are American actresses.


What are the hobbies of Jan Harrison?

She loves reading, photography, learning new things, traveling throughout the world, and internet surfing.

Where is the Jan Harrison from?

She is from Washington, United States.

When does Jan Harrison celebrate her birthday?

She celebrated her birthday every year on December 20.

What is the age of Jan Harrison?

As of 2024, Jan is 96 years old.

Does Jan Harrison Know cooking?


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