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 Hitchcockโ€™s โ€œSuspicion,โ€ 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 Hitchcockโ€™s โ€œRebeccaโ€ and Edmund Gouldingโ€™s โ€œThe Constant Nymph.โ€ She was well-known for her feud with her older sister, Olivia de Havilland.

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