Actress Olivia De Havilland Has Died At The Age Of 104
Actress Olivia de Havilland, known for her role as Melanie Hamilton in Gone with the Wind (1939), passed away on July 25 at the age of 104. According to Deadline, the actress died in her sleep at her home in Paris.
Olivia de Havilland was born on July 1, 1916, in Tokyo, where her father Walter taught at the British College. When her parents ' marriage broke up, the future star moved to California with her mother and sister. When she turned eighteen, Warner Brothers offered her her first contract. During her professional career, de Havilland won two Academy Awards for the films To Each His Own, 1948 and The Heiress, 1949, and was twice awarded a Golden Globe.