Who Won the 1942
Academy Awards Best Actress

Joan Fontaine

("Suspicion")

1941 Academy Awards Best Actress Winner
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The 25 Best Celebrity Feuds of All Time

TIME
How it began: Olivia de Havilland and Joan Fontaine's feud was a classic case of sibling rivalry, amplified by their parallel careers in show business. The drama began in 1935, when de Havilland landed her first role in Hollywood; little sister ...

1942 Academy Awards Best Actress Winner Joan Fontaine News

Elkton's last chapel to hold final weddings April 1

Cecil Whig
The chapel's closure means the end of an era for the county seat, which once had more than 15 chapels that performed thousands of weddings, including those of baseball player Willie Mays and actress Joan Fontaine. People came from all over the region ...

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The Women a comedy classic from a bygone era

The Nelson Mail
The Women from 1939 is an outstanding example of Hollywood comedy featuring its most famous female stars - Norma Shearer, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell, Joan Fontaine, and Marjorie Main amongst others. It is unique in this choice of a women-only ...

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Franklin Maull: The golden spring of '49

Bolivar Herald-Free Press (subscription)
My tastes regularly skew midcentury, with a preference for pearls and a weakness for bouffant silhouettes. I can more readily rattle off a list of Hitchcock films than Tarantino flicks. I'll choose Patsy Cline or Billie Holiday any day over Adele. And ...

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