Sylvia Miles

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Sylvia Miles (September 9, 1924 – June 12, 2019) was an American actress. She was born in Greenwich Village, New York City. She was twice nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in Midnight Cowboy (1969) and Farewell, My Lovely (1975). She also starred as Mrs. Fisher in the comedy She-Devil (1989).

Miles died on June 12, 2019 in Manhattan at the age of 94.[1] She was suffering from anemia and respiratory illnesses at the time of her death.[2]

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  1. "Sylvia Miles, Actress With a Flair for the Flamboyant, Dies at 94". The New York Times. June 12, 2019.
  2. "'Midnight Cowboy' Actress Sylvia Miles Dead at 94". TMZ. June 12, 2019.

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