Joan Fontaine
Joan Fontaine


22 October 1917
Tokyo, Japan


15 December 2013 (aged 96)
Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, United States

Cause of death

Natural causes

Joan Fontaine (22 October 1917 - 15 December 2013) was a British-American actress. Born in Japan to British parents, she and her older sister, Olivia de Havilland moved to California in 1919.



Fontaine died at the age of 96 in her Carmel, California home of natural causes on December 15, 2013, on the day what would have been Oscar Niemeyer's 106th birthday.

After her death, the long decade freud between her and Olivia (Jolivia) ended. Her older sister was shocked and saddened by the news.

She was a hit for 20 teams, all score 5 points. She was the oldest of the "Olden Girls". (Audrey Totter and Eleanor Parker are the other two). Soylent Dreams gets its first hit of the year after struggling for 11 months.