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Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Place of Death
New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Claim to Fame
The Shop Around the Corner
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was very good friends with future hsband Henry Fonda, and James Stewart all before they were famous.
Sullavan suffered from depression and a congenital hearing defect in her left ear called otosclerosis that worsened as she aged, making her more and more deaf. On January 1, 1960, she was found dead in a hotel room in New Haven, Connecticut, having succumbed to a deliberate overdose of barbiturates at the age of 50.
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Chatham Hall (1927)
Full Name at Birth
Margaret Brooke Sullavan
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Cornelius Hancock (stockbroker)
Jimmy Stewart, Henry Fonda (remained life long friends), Joan Crawford, Kent Smith, Charles Feldman
Denishawn School of Dancing and Related Arts
Brooke Hayward (daughter)(b:1937), Bridget Hayward (daughter)(b:1939-d:1960), William Leland "Bill" Hayward (son)(b:1941-d:2008)
Cause of Death
Overdose of Barbiturates
Margaret Brooke Sullavan (May 16, 1909 – January 1, 1960) was an American stage and film actress.
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American Tobacco Company Lucky Strike cigarettes
Anglican / Episcopalian
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passed away on 1st Jan 1960 aged 50. |||
Margaret Sullavan passed away on 1st Jan 1960 aged 50.
Margaret Sullavan was previously married to Leland Hayward (1935 - 1949), William Wyler (1934 - 1936) and Henry Fonda (1931 - 1932).
She was also in relationships with Jed Harris (1932), James Stewart (1932 - 1933), Humphrey Bogart and Howard Hughes.
Margaret Sullavan had 3 children, Brooke (79), Bridget (77) and William Leland (75).
Margaret Sullavan is a 50 year old American Actress. Born Margaret Brooke Sullavan on 16th May, 1909 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA and educated at Chatham Hall (1927), she is famous for The Shop Around the Corner in a career that spans 1929–1960. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.
Margaret Sullavan was in an on-screen matchup with James Stewart in The Shop Around the Corner (1940).
Margaret Sullavan is a member of the following lists:
Donaldson Award winners,
Actresses from Virginia and
20th-century American actresses.
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