Oscar Winner Celeste Holm Dies at 95

Oscar Winner Celeste Holm Dies at 95


Academy Award winner Celeste Holm has died at age 95, according to a report on TV’s NY1.

Holm appeared in over two dozen Broadway shows, including her debut in 1938 in Gloriana, and including Oklahoma, in which she originated the role of Ado Annie, Bloomer Girl, The King and I, Mame, Candida, and her most recent Broadway appearance in 1991’s I Hate Hamlet. In 1964, she received an Obie Award for her work in an Off-Broadway production of A Month in the Country.

Holm earned an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her work in the film, Gentlemen’s Agreement, and received Oscar nominations for Come to the Stable and All About Eve. Her other films included The Tender Trap, High Society, and Three Little Girls in Blue.