Jeanette Helen Morrison
Date of Birth: Jul 06, 1927
Birthplace: Merced, California, USA
Janet Leigh was the only child of a couple who often moved from town to town. Living in apartments, Janet was a bright child who skipped several grades and finished high school when she was 15. A lonely child, she would spend much of her time at movie theaters. She was a student, studying music and psychology, at the University of the Pacific until she was discovered while visiting her parents in Northern California. Her father was working the desk at a ski resort where her mother worked as a maid.