Celeste Holm

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Celeste Holm
Celeste in 1955
Born(1917-04-29)April 29, 1917
DiedJuly 15, 2012(2012-07-15) (aged 95)
Cause of deathHeart attack
Alma materUniversity of Chicago
Occupation(s)Actress, Singer
Years active1937–2012
Spouse(s)Ralph Nelson
(m. 1936–1939; divorced)
Francis Davies
(m. 1940–1945; divorced)
A. Schuyler Dunning
(m. 1946–1953; divorced)
Wesley Addy
(m. 1961–1996; his death)
Frank Basile
(m. 2004–2012; her death)
Parent(s)Theodor Holm
Jean Parke
WebsiteCeleste Holm Official Website

Celeste Holm (April 29, 1917 - July 15, 2012) was an American actress.[1] Her father was Norwegian. She was born, raised and died in New York City. Holm died on July 15, 2012 in New York City from a heart attack. She was 95.

For her role as Anne Dettrey in Gentleman's Agreement, Holm won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Telegraph obituary". Archived from the original on 2020-08-06. Retrieved 2018-04-01.

Other websites[change | change source]