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Lillian Fontaine
Birth: Jun. 11, 1886, England
Death: Feb. 20, 1975
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County
California, USA

Actress. She appeared in seven films between 1945 and 1953, most notably "The Lost Weekend." She also taught drama at San Jose State and later Stanford University. She was the mother of Joan Fontaine and Olivia de Havilland. Her ashes were scattered by her daughters in the woods near Villa Montalvo, a community theater in Saratoga, California that she helped to found, where she had directed plays. (bio by: Jennifer M.) 
 
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 Children:
  Joan Fontaine (1917 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
 
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Originally Created by: Jennifer M.
Record added: Jan 27, 2004
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Lillian Fontaine
Added by: Jennifer M.
 
Lillian Fontaine
Added by: Jennifer M.
 
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