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Olivia de Havilland, ‘Gone With The Wind’ Star, Dead At 104

By Latifah Muhammad‍ , ETOnline.com. 2 mins ago Olivia de Havilland, a two-time Academy Award-winning actress, and last surviving cast member from “Gone With the Wind”, died peacefully from natural causes at her residence in Paris, France, on Sunday, ET confirms. She was 104. Although she was born in Tokyo, Japan, in 1916 to British parents, de Havilland was raised in California with her younger sister, Oscar-winning actress Joan Fontaine. Despite making history as the only sisters to win Oscars in leading roles, the estranged siblings had a longstanding rivalry that lasted until Fontaine’s death in 2013. Her onscreen debut came in Max Reinhardt’s 1935 production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”. That same year, she landed her breakout role in “Captain Blood”, starring opposi...