Olivia de Havilland

Movie Actress

Birthday July 1, 1916

Birth Sign Cancer

Birthplace Tokyo, Japan

DEATH DATE Jul 26, 2020 (104)

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Actress who portrayed the gentle Melanie Hamilton in Gone with the Wind. Her performance in the 1946 film To Each His Own earned her an Academy Award for Best Actress. 

Before Fame

She participated in school drama club.


She was of British heritage, but was born in Japan. Her first stage production was at the Hollywood Bowl, playing Hermia in A Midsummer's Night Dream.

Family Life

She was married and divorced twice, having one child in each marriage.

Associated With

She was the elder sister of Joan Fontaine.


Olivia de Havilland Highlights
Olivia de Havilland Highlights