Birth Date: January 6, 1944 / Age: 74
Birth Place: Santa Monica, California
Biography: Bonnie Franklin (born January 6, 1944 in Santa Monica, California) is an American actress.
Franklin is best known for her portrayal of the divorced mother Ann Romano on the long-running television situation comedy (or, since so many of its episodes dealt with serious topics, some have called it a "dramedy") One Day at a Time (1975-1984).
Bonnie Franklin has also been a guest star on a number of other television series and directed several episodes of the 1980s sitcom Charles in Charge. Additionally, she has starred in stage plays both on and off Broadway, winning a Theatre World Award plus a Tony Award nomination in 1970 for "Best Featured Actress in a Musical" for her performance in Applause.