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Olivia de Havilland shocked, saddened by sister Joan Fontaine's death

Olivia de Havilland shocked, saddened by sister Joan Fontaine's death

Dec. 17 (UPI) -- They were bitter rivals, and rarely spoke, but Joan Fontaine and Olivia De Havilland were sisters.
Gabrielle Levy
Joan Fontaine, Oscar-winning Hitchcock blonde, dies at 96

Joan Fontaine, Oscar-winning Hitchcock blonde, dies at 96

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Joan Fontaine, the actress who became a star playing troubled wives in early Hitchcock films, has died at the age of 96.
Gabrielle Levy
Joan Fontaine of 'Rebecca,' 'Suspicion' fame, dead at 96

Joan Fontaine of 'Rebecca,' 'Suspicion' fame, dead at 96

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine died of natural causes Sunday at her home in Carmel, Calif., her assistant said. She was 96.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, July 1, 2013.
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The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 1, 2012.
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Strathairn to star in 'Heiress' on B'way

Strathairn to star in 'Heiress' on B'way

NEW YORK, March 15 (UPI) -- Actor David Strathairn is to co-star with Jessica Chastain in the Broadway production of "The Heiress" this fall, producers said Thursday.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, July 1, 2008.
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The Almanac

UPI almanac for Sunday, July 1, 2007.

'Gone With The Wind' memories up for bid

BARNESVILLE, Ga., Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Fiddle-dee-dee! "Gone With The Wind" memorabilia will be auctioned next month at the Gone With the Wind Hall of Stars Museum in Barnesville, Ga. The museum is an antebellum mansion owned by "GWTW" actor Fred Crane, or Brent Tarleton, half of the film's Ta

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, July 1, the 182nd day of 2006 with 183 to follow.
By United Press International

Academy to honor Olivia de Havilland

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Tuesday announced it will honor Oscar-winning screen legend Olivia de Havilland.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, July 1, the 182nd day of 2005 with 183 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, July 1, the 183rd day of 2004 with 183 to follow.
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The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, July 1, the 182nd day of 2003 with 183 to follow.
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Analysis: War is 75th Oscars' backdrop

LOS ANGELES, March 24 (UPI) -- The Academy Awards celebrated its 75th anniversary in Los Angeles Sunday, but the ceremony was largely preoccupied with controversy over a U.S.-led war in Iraq.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Digest

Movie exhibitors are hoping for the best as four new pictures open on a weekend when many Americans are following the war in Iraq on TV.
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

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Steve Bechler, the Baltimore Orioles pitcher who had been battling a weight problem, died from too much sun during spring training in Florida.
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

Watercooler Stories

ANDRETTI TO BUY HIS RACING TEAM
DENNIS DAILY, United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Monday, July 1, the 182nd day of 2002 with 183 to follow.
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Scott's World -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

HOLLYWOOD, May 21 (UPI) -- Take a beautiful, sexy movie star and put her on a faraway location; add a handsome, virile actor and make him her leading man.
VERNON SCOTT, United Press International

Scott's World -- UPI Arts & Entertainment

HOLLYWOOD, April 8 (UPI) -- Age is a many splendored thing except in Tinseltown, a burgh dedicated to young audiences and servile to youthful talent.
VERNON SCOTT, United Press International
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