Vivien Leigh

Vivien Leigh

Actress
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Vivien Leigh

Vivien Leigh (), born Vivian Mary Hartley and styled as Lady Olivier after 1947 (5 November 1913 – 8 July 1967) was a British stage and film actress. She won two Academy Awards for Best Actress, for her definitive performances as Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind (1939) and Blanche DuBois in the film version of A Streetcar Named Desire (1951), a role she had also played on stage in London's West End in 1949. She also won a Tony Award for her work in the Broadway musical version of Tovarich (1963).

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Full name at birth
Vivian Mary Hartley
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Claim to fame
Gone With The Wind
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Date of birth
5 November 1913
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Place of birth
Darjeeling, India
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Date of death
8 July 1967
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Place of death
London, England, UK
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Cause of death
Tuberculosis
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Occupation
Actress
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PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
5' 3" (160 cm)
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Weight
119 lbs (54.0 kg)
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  • Hair
  • Eyes
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  • Smirk
  • Figure
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Pets
  • Jupiter (Dog) [1940]
  • Sebastian (Dog)
  • Siamese cats (Cat)
  • New Boy (Cat - Siamese, given to her by Laurence Olivier)
  • Poo Jones (Cat - Siamese)
  • Tissy (Cat - Tabby cat, stray cat until Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier found it)
  • Armando (Cat - Siamese cat)
  • Nicholas (Cat)
  • Christmas (Cat)
  • Snow (Cat)
  • Cleopatra (cow)
  • Sabina (cow)
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Net worth
$10,000,000 USD
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High school
Convent of the Sacred Heart, Roehampton, England
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University
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (King`s College London)
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