Legandary Actress Joan Fontaine Dies at 96



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Joan Fontaine, the legendary actress who won the Oscar for Best Actress for her leading role in Alfred Hitchcock’s Suspicion (1941), has died. She was 96. Fontaine was born Joan de Havilland on Oct. 22, 1917 in Tokyo, Japan and followed her eldest sister, Olivia de Havilland, into acting. She make her stage debut in 1935 and was soon signed to a contract by RKO, which led to small roles in No More Ladies (1935), A Million to One (1937), and Quality Street (1937). … Read Full Post

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