February 28, 1960 - August 14, 1980 (age 20)
Dorothy Stratten was a Canadian Playboy model and actress. She was born on February 28, 1960 in Vancouver, Canada. She was chosen as Playboy's Playmate of the Month in August 1979 and the Playmate of the Year 1980. Dorothy was 19 when she became a Playmate.
She was the second Playmate, after Lee Ann Michelle, born in the 1960s. Stratten appeared in three comedy films. She was murdered at the age of 20 by her estranged husband Paul Snider, who committed suicide on the same day. Her death inspired two motion pictures.