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Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm dies at 95; co-starred in 'Oklahoma!', 'All About Eve', 'Cinderella'

Theater, film and TV legend Celeste Holm died Sunday at age 95 in her New York City apartment.

Holm, who won fame as the original Ado Annie in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! (1943), also won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her work in Gentleman's Agreement (1947).

She also co-starred in All About Eve (opposite Bette Davis and Anne Baxter); High Society (with Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly and Frank Sinatra) and Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella (introducing Lesley Ann Warren).

In her later years, Holm was married to a former waiter more than 45 years her junior and estranged from her two adult sons.

Click here to read the Associated Press obituary.


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