Sue Lyon

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Sue Lyon
Sue Lyon Tony Rome 1967.jpg
Lyon in the movie Tony Rome (1967)
Born
Suellyn Lyon

(1946-07-10)July 10, 1946
DiedDecember 26, 2019(2019-12-26) (aged 73)
EducationHollywood Professional School
Alma materLos Angeles City College
Santa Monica College
OccupationActress
Years active1959–1980
Spouse(s)
Hampton Fancher
(m. 1963; div. 1965)

Roland Harrison
(m. 1971; div. 1972)

Cotton Adamson
(m. 1973; div. 1974)

Edward Weathers
(m. 1983; div. 1984)

Richard Rudman
(m. 1985; div. 2002)
Children2

Sue Lyon (July 10, 1946 – December 26, 2019) was an American actress.[1] She played Dolores "Lolita" Haze in the 1962 movie Lolita. She also played Charlotte in The Night of the Iguana. In 1963, she won a Golden Globe Award.

Lyon was born in Davenport, Iowa. She was married to screenwriter Hampton Fancher from 1963 until they divorced in 1965. Lyon died of a long-illness in Los Angeles at the age of 73.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sue Lyon". Des Moines Register. Retrieved November 18, 2014.
  2. Genzlinger, Neil. "Sue Lyon, Star of ‘Lolita,’ Is Dead at 73," The New York Times, Friday, December 27, 2019. Retrieved December 27, 2019