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Celeste Holm
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Celeste in 1955
Born (1917-04-29)April 29, 1917
Died July 15, 2012(2012-07-15) (aged 95)
Cause of death Heart attack
Alma mater University of Chicago
Occupation Actress, Singer
Years active 1937–2012
Spouse(s) Ralph Nelson
(m. 1936–1939; divorced)
Francis Davies
(m. 1940–1945; divorced)
A. Schuyler Dunning
(m. 1946–1953; divorced)
Wesley Addy
(m. 1961–1996; his death)
Frank Basile
(m. 2004–2012; her death)
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Parent(s) Theodor Holm
Jean Parke

Celeste Holm (April 29, 1917 - July 15, 2012) was an American actress. Her father was Norwegian. She was born, raised and died in New York City. Holm died on July 15, 2012 in New York City from a heart attack. She was 95.

For her role as Anne Dettrey in Gentleman's Agreement, Holm won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress.

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