Death in Hollywood: Dying Young–Supporting Actress Oscar Winners and Nominees

Death in Hollywood: Dying Young–Supporting Actress Oscar Winners and Nominees

For the purpose of this research, we consider young any actress who died prior to the age of 60.

 

Winners:

Brady, Alice, 46

Dennis, Sandy, 54

Grahame, Gloria, 57

 

Nominees:

Garland, Judy,  47

Hagen, Jean, 54

Jones, Carolyn, 53

Kahn, Madeline, 57

Kelly, Grace, 52 (Best Actress winners)

La Garde, Jocelyn, 55

Leighton, Margaret, 53

Merchant, Vivien, 53

Oliver, Edna May, 59

Peters, Susan, 31

Ramsey, Anne 59

Varsi, Diane, 54

Ure, Mary, 42

Williams, Cara, 53

Wood, Natalie, 43