Olivia de Havilland  

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Dame Olivia Mary de Havilland (July 1, 1916 - July 25, 2020) was a French-British-American actress. She appeared in 49 feature films, and was one of the leading actresses of her time.

De Havilland first came to prominence as a screen couple with Errol Flynn in adventure films such as Captain Blood (1935) and The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938). One of her best-known roles is that of Melanie Hamilton in the classic film Gone with the Wind (1939),.

De Havilland departed from ingénue roles in the 1940s and later received acclaim for her performances in films such as Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964).

Olivia had a 'bit part' in the Italian film Cinema Paradiso (1988), being featured in its deleted scenes scene where she kisses Errol Flynn in The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938).

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