Death of Celeste Holm

April 29, 1917 - July 15, 2012
New York, New York | Age 95

Oscar-winning actress dies at 95
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MARK KENNEDY, The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Celeste Holm, a versatile, bright-eyed blonde who soared to Broadway fame in "Oklahoma!" and won an Oscar in "Gentleman's Agreement" but whose last years were filled with financial difficulty and estrangement from her sons, died Sunday, a relative said. She was 95.

Holm had been hospitalized about two weeks ago with dehydration. She asked her husband on Friday to bring her home and spent her final days with her husband,...

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