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Actress who gained fame as Ophelia in the 1948 film Hamlet. Her performance in the film earned her an Academy Award nomination. She also played roles in the films Spartacus, Howl’s Moving Castle, Guys and Dolls and The Big Country.
She was married to Richard Brooks from 1960 to 1977, and to Stewart Granger from 1950 to 1960. She had two children named Tracy and Kate.
How did Jean Simmons die?
Jean Simmons' death was caused by Lung Cancer.
|Cause of death||Lung Cancer|
|Age of death||80 years|
|Birthday||January 31, 1929|
|Death date||January 22, 2010|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Every actress has to face the facts there are younger, more beautiful girls right behind you. Once you’ve gone beyond the vanity of the business, you’ll take on the tough roles.Jean Simmons
If I hadn’t gone to dancing school, I would have married and had children like my mum and had a normal life.Jean Simmons
My career has had a lot of ups and downs, but basically it has been wonderful.Jean Simmons