Susannah York Overview:

Actress, Susannah York, was born Susannah Yolande Fletcher on Jan 9, 1939 in Chelsea, London. York died at the age of 72 on Jan 15, 2011 in Brompton, London .



Although York was nominated for one Oscar, she never won a competitive Academy Award.

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1969Best Supporting ActressThey Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)AliceNominated

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RIP (1939 - 2011)

By monty on Jan 16, 2011 From Noir and Chick Flicks

, the British actress whose gamine looks and demure persona made her an icon of the swinging 60s, has died at the age of 72. She passed away Saturday following a long battle with bone marrow cancer. York won acclaim for her roles in They Shoot Horses, Don't They? – the 1969 film ... Read full article

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Susannah York Quotes:

George: Anyway, where were you when I phoned you at the office?
Alice: I told you Mr. Katz gave us the day off; it's a Jewish holiday.
George: Oh, really? what holiday?
Alice: I don't know... Feast of the Contamination, or something.

Warr. Off. Warrick: Put that cigarette out! The mains have gone, can't you smell gas?
Section Officer Maggie Harvey: Don't you yell at me, MR Warrick!

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Mother of Orlando Wells.

Speaks fluent French.

Became an Associate Member of RADA.

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