Legendary actress, Natalie Wood, was born Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko on Jul 20, 1938 in San Francisco, CA. Wood died at the age of 43 on Nov 29, 1981 in Santa Catalina Island, CA and was laid to rest in Westwood Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles, CA.
HONORS and AWARDS:.
Although Wood was nominated for three Oscars, she never won a competitive Academy Award.
|1955||Best Supporting Actress||Rebel without a Cause (1955)||Judy||Nominated|
|1961||Best Actress||Splendor in the Grass (1961)||Wilma Dean Loomis||Nominated|
|1963||Best Actress||Love with the Proper Stranger (1963)||Angie||Nominated|
She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. Natalie Wood's handprints and footprints were 'set in stone' at Grauman's Chinese Theater during imprint ceremony #118 on Dec 5, 1961.
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Susan Walker: You mean it's like, 'If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.'
Doris Walker: Yes.
Susan Walker: I thought so.
Dominick Rossini: How are you?
Angie Rossini: Find and you?
Dominick Rossini: Fine.
Angie Rossini: That's fine.
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