Allison-Grady-Urich

Allison Grady Urich is no one but the daughter of late American actor and television producer Robert Urich and Canadian actress Heather Menzies. She is popular for being the daughter of two celebrity stars. Let’s read further to know more about her youthful life, her parents’ details, bio, personal life, and much more.

Short Bio

Allison Grady Urich was born on 18 April 1998  in the United States of America. She turned 26 last month. Allison is the youngest of the three siblings adopted by Heather Menzies and Robert Urich. The names of her siblings are Emily Urich, born in 1980, and Ryan Urich, born on 25 December 1978 in Henderson, Nevada, USA.

Allison has blonde hair and dark brown-colored eyes. She is an American by birth. She is the niece of actor Tom Urich, known for Murder at 1600, JAG, and Midnight Witness. She is the granddaughter of John Paul and Cecilia Monica.

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Education

Allison Grady Urich has completed her schooling at a nearby school. She then enrolled at a prestigious college. However, the exact details of the institutions are not present on the internet.

Personal Life

Relationships

As she is 26 years old, she may have been in a relationship. However, she never disclosed anything publicly regarding her relationships. Moreover, she shares a strong bond with her family members. Although her father died when she was 3, he used to play with her in his last days while suffering from cancer.

Family

Heather Menzies, her mother, born to Scottish parents, on 3 December 1949, in Toronto, was a Canadian actress. She made her debut appearance on-screen with the television series “The Farmer’s Daughter” in 1964. She was married twice and divorced once, first with John Cluett, and then with Robert Urich in 1975. Her mother suffered multiple miscarriages. She then adopted the three children, including Allison.

Heather is best known for her roles as Louisa von Trapp in the 1965 film The Sound of Music and Jessica 6 in the TV series Logan’s Run.

Robert Urich starred in a record 15 television series during his 30-year career. He had his first leading role as Dan Tanna in the crime drama series Vegas, which earned him two Golden Globe Award nominations. Her father’s death inspired her brother, Ryan, to take medicine as a field of study. Her sister, Emily, is an ER nurse.

Unfortunate Death of Her Parents

Her father died from a rare cancer, synovial cell sarcoma, on 16 April 2002, just two days before her fourth birthday. While her mother died on 24 December 2017, after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.

Philanthropic Endeavors

After her father passed away, her mother founded the Robert Urich Foundation, which raises money for cancer research and support for cancer patients. Heather spent her last years devoted to the organization. Allison and her siblings are now continuing the great work of their mother.

Career

Allison Grady Urich has not disclosed her career yet. We may soon know in the coming years whether she will follow in her parent’s footsteps or not.

Quick Facts

  • Born: 18 April 1998, USA, aged 26 as of 2024
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian
  • Religion: Christian
  • Parents: Robert Urich and Heather
  • Siblings: Ryan Urich and Emily Urich

Conclusion

Allison Grady Urich is the youngest daughter of Hollywood stars Robert Urich and Heather Menzies. Interestingly, she is following her own path away from the conventional celebrity life.