Nancy Marchand

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Nancy Marchand
Marchand in Lou Grant (1977)
Nancy Lou Marchand

(1928-06-19)June 19, 1928
DiedJune 18, 2000(2000-06-18) (aged 71)
Years active1951–2000
Paul Sparer
(m. 1951; died 1999)

Nancy Lou Marchand (June 19, 1928 – June 18, 2000) was an American actress. She started her career on stage in 1951. She is best known for her television roles of Margaret Pynchon in Lou Grant and Livia Soprano in The Sopranos.

Marchand was born in Buffalo, New York. She was married to character actor Paul Sparer from 1951 until his death in 1999. The couple had three children.

For a number of years before her death, Marchand had lung cancer and emphysema. She died on June 18, 2000, in Stratford, Connecticut, one day before her 72nd birthday.[1]

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  1. Gussow, Mel (June 20, 2000). "Nancy Marchand, 71, Player of Imperious Roles, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2021.

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