Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm dies at 95


Movie and Broadway star Celeste Holm died Sunday at the age of 95. She won an Academy Award for best supporting actress for her part in “Gentlemen’s Agreement” in 1947. She also played in “Come to the Stable” and “All About Eve.”

Celeste Holm was a terrific actress and a splendid person. RIP

— Michael McKean (@MJMcKean) July 15, 2012

"@movies4kids: RIP Celeste Holm – her duet with Frank Sinatra in High Society is one of my favourite movie moments."

— paul james martin (@Yorkiepjm) July 15, 2012



Sad news. Legendary actress Celeste Holm has passed away. Flowers to be placed on her star tomorrow 7/16 at 1500 Vine Street. Time pending.

— Ana Martinez (@wofstargirl) July 15, 2012

Other celebrities and friends offered their memories of her and condolences to the family.

RIP veteran Hollywood actress and Oscar Winner Celeste Holm. She starred along Bette Davis in one of my favorite classics All About Eve.

— Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) July 15, 2012

Celeste Holm has passed away. What a joy for me to direct this great professional in Three Men And A Baby. She played Ted Danson's mom. RIP

— Leonard Nimoy (@TheRealNimoy) July 15, 2012

@HuffingtonPost: Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm has passed away http://t.co/dkycFolL” so sad 🙁

— Sarah Hyland (@Sarah_Hyland) July 15, 2012

Can you imagine being alive for 95 years?? Wow.

— Sarah Hyland (@Sarah_Hyland) July 15, 2012

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