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Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine dies at 96

Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine dies at 96

Actress Joan Fontaine, who won an Oscar for her role in Alfred Hitchcock’s “Suspicion,” has died at age 96.

According to her assistant, Fontaine died of natural causes in her home in Carmel, Calif.

Fontaine was also nominated as best actress for Hitchcock’s “Rebecca” and Edmund Goulding’s “The Constant Nymph.” She was well-known for her feud with her older sister, Olivia de Havilland.

LATimes

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