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Actress Joan Fontaine Dies At 96

12/16/2013 12:47am EST
Joan Fontaine Obituary
Oscar winning actress Joan Fontaine died of natural causes on Sunday at her Carmel, California, home at the age of 96, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The actress, born Joan de Beauvoir de Havilland, had a bitter rivalry with sister Olivia de Havilland and took her stepfather's last name in order to avoid any confusion with her sister. She was born in Tokyo, Japan, to British parents who pushed both girls into acting at young ages.

The actress starred in two Alfred Hitchcock classics, "Rebecca" and "Suspicion," winning an Oscar for the latter and becoming the only star of a Hitchcock...
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Celebrity Birthdays, October 22

10/22/2009 3:00am EDT
Jeff Goldblum
Happy Birthday to:

Actor Jeff Goldblum (1952),

Jerry Maguire kid Jonathan Lipnicki (1990)

Hanson drummer Zachary Hanson (1985)

Reggae singer Shaggy (1968)

Folk singer John Wesley Harding (1965)

French actress Catherine Deneuve (1943)

Mickey Mouse Club alum Annette Funicello (1942)

Prolific actor Christopher Lloyd (1938)

Hitchcockian film actress Joan Fontaine (1917)

The Three Stooges star Curly Howard (1903; d. 1952)

Hungarian pianist and composer Franz Liszt (1811; d. 1886)

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Celebrity Birthdays, October 22

10/22/2008 3:00am EDT
Jeff Goldblum
Happy Birthday to Jerry Maguire kid Jonathan Lipnicki (1990), Hanson drummer Zachary Hanson (1985), Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki (1973), reggae singer Shaggy (1968), folksinger John Wesley Harding (1965), actor Jeff Goldblum (1952), French actress Catherine Deneuve (1943), Mickey Mouse Club alum Annette Funicello (1942), prolific actor Christopher Lloyd (1938), psychedelic psychologist/author Timothy Leary (1920; d. 1996), Alfred Hitchcock film actress Joan Fontaine (1917), one third of The Three Stooges, Curly Howard (1903; d. 1952), and Hungarian pianist and composer Franz Li...
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Celebrity Birthdays, October 22

10/22/2007 3:00am EDT
Shaggy
Happy Birthday to Jerry Maguire kid Jonathan Lipnicki (1990), Hanson drummer Zachary Hanson (1985), Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki (1973), reggae singer Shaggy (1968), folksinger John Wesley Harding (1965), actor Jeff Goldblum (1952), French actress Catherine Deneuve (1943), Mickey Mouse Club alum Annette Funicello (1942), prolific actor Christopher Lloyd (1938), psychedelic psychologist/author Timothy Leary (1920; d. 1996), Alfred Hitchcock film actress Joan Fontaine (1917), baseball hall-of-famer Jimmie Foxx (1907; d. 1967), one third of The Three Stooges, Curly Howard (1903; d...
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Celebrity Birthdays, October 22

10/22/2006 3:00am EDT
Christopher Lloyd
Happy Birthday to Jerry Maguire kid Jonathan Lipnicki (1990), Hanson drummer Zachary Hanson (1985), Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki (1973), reggae singer Shaggy (1968), folksinger John Wesley Harding (1965), actor Jeff Goldblum (1952), French actress Catherine Deneuve (1943), Mickey Mouse Club alum Annette Funicello (1942), prolific actor Christopher Lloyd (1938), psychedelic psychologist/author Timothy Leary (1920; d. 1996), Alfred Hitchcock film actress Joan Fontaine (1917), baseball hall-of-famer Jimmie Foxx (1907; d. 1967), one third of The Three Stooges, Curly Howard (1903; d...
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Celebrity Birthdays, October 22

10/22/2005 1:00am EDT
Christopher Lloyd
Happy Birthday to Jerry Maguire kid Jonathan Lipnicki (1990), Hanson drummer Zachary Hanson (1985), Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki (1973), reggae singer Shaggy (1968), folksinger John Wesley Harding (1965), actor Jeff Goldblum (1952), French actress Catherine Deneuve (1943), Mickey Mouse Club alum Annette Funicello (1942), prolific actor Christopher Lloyd (1938), psychedelic psychologist/author Timothy Leary (1920; d. 1996), Alfred Hitchcock film actress Joan Fontaine (1917), baseball hall-of-famer Jimmie Foxx (1907; d. 1967), one third of The Three Stooges, Curly Howard (1903; d...
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