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Gorgeous In Her 80s: 'M*A*S*H's "Hot Lips" Loretta Swit May Be 81-Years-Old, But She Still Looks Absolutely Stunning

Date August 6, 2019

While the rest of us mortals may struggle with remaining stunning through the ages, somehow, famous actresses manage to do just fine.

Meet Loretta Swit

If you're no stranger to TV shows in the 70s and 80s, then you'll probably know who this lovely woman is.

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Swit, born in 1937, is a television actress and is best known for her role as Major Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan on the TV series M*A*S*H. In fact, she did such a good job on the show that she won herself two Emmy Awards.

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She gets lovelier with age

Swit's character on the show was a lusty, capable head nurse. Fans got to know her as a woman with both beauty and brains. This was about 47 years ago so you may wonder what this woman looks like today.

The good news is that, despite being 81 years old, Swit still maintains that beauty she came to be known for. Take this photo of the actress, for instance, when she attended the fourth annual Roger Neal Oscar Viewing Dinner Icon Awards. in February 2019.

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While you can see the added wrinkle lines and other facial features that tell us she's a much older woman now, you can't deny that she's taking really good care of herself.

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This picture of her also tells the same story. She showed her fans that she's not afraid to add a little sparkle to her fashion and we have to admit that she absolutely nailed the look.

Her personal life

Loretta Swit was married to actor Dennis Holahan between 1983 and 1995 when they got divorced. Holahan was also on M*A*S*H where he played a Swedish diplomat who briefly became involved with Swit's character in an episode.

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There were no children from this union and Swit never remarried or had babies after the divorce.

Sounds like she's fine with her life the way it is. Who can blame her? With her appearance and confidence, this woman sure seems like she has everything all figured out.