The movie actress Vivien Leigh passed away at age 53, this age of death has to be considered premature. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Vivien Leigh and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Vivien was born 5 November 1913 in Darjeeling, British India. She had an affair with actor Laurence Olivier while they were starring as lover in 1937 movie Fire Over England. He later became her second husband. Vivien’s notabl movies include Gone with the Wind, Caesar and Cleopatra, and A Streetcar Named Desire. Leigh died 8 July 1967 on chronic tuberculosis.
How did Vivien Leigh die?
Vivien Leigh's death was caused by tuberculosis.
She earned a reputation for being difficult to work with and for much of her life, she had bipolar disorder, as well as recurrent bouts of chronic tuberculosis, which was first diagnosed in the mid-1940s and ultimately led to her death at age 53.
|Cause of death||Tuberculosis|
|Age of death||53 years|
|Birthday||November 5, 1913|
|Death date||July 8, 1967|
|Place of death||Belgravia, London, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Vivien Leigh
"I've been a godmother loads of times, but being a grandmother is better than anything."Vivien Leigh
"My parents were absolutely delighted that I knew what I wanted to do."Vivien Leigh
"Comedy is much more difficult than tragedy-and a much better training, I think. It's much easier to make people cry than to make them laugh."Vivien Leigh
"Sometimes I dread the truth of the lines I say. But the dread must never show."Vivien Leigh
"English people don't have very good diction. In France you have to pronounce very particularly and clearly, and learning French at an early age helped me enormously."Vivien Leigh