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Vivien Leigh: Dress Worn As Scarlett O’Hara on ‘Gone With the Wind’ Sells for How Much?

Vivien Leigh is probably best known for her iconic role as Scarlett O’Hara Gone With The Wind. A dress Vivien Leigh wore for the role has been sold for $137,000 at auction, which turns out to be a seriously healthy profit for the owner who reportedly bought the dress decades ago for a mere $20. According to reports, the gray …

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Alicia Rhett: ‘Gone with the Wind’ Actress Dies

The oldest surviving actress from the film Gone With the Wind, Alicia Rhett, died at her South Carolina retirement home Friday at the age of 98. Rhett played the spinster sister of Ashley Wilkes, the object of O’Hara’s affection, in the 1939 movie classic. Rhett did not receive the stardom status of other Gone with the Wind stars like Vivian …

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Alicia Rhett of Gone With the Wind Dies at 98

Alicia Rhett, best known for her role as India Wilkes in the film Gone With the Wind, died of natural causes on Friday at the age of 98. She was the oldest surviving cast member of the classic film, based upon the iconic book by Margaret Mitchell. Rhett lived at the Bishop Gadsden Episcopal Retirement Community in Charleston, S.C. since …

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‘Gone With the Wind’ Actress Passes Away at 98

Alicia Rhett, one of the oldest surviving cast members of the iconic screen epic ‘Gone With the Wind,’ passed away Friday in Charleston, South Carolina. According to Bishop Gadsden Episcopal Retirement Community spokesperson Kimberly Farfone Borts, Rhett died quietly of natural causes at around 5 p.m., while surrounded by family and friends. She was 98. Long-time Charleston resident Rhett was …

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Alicia Rhett, Film Actress, Dies At Age 98

Another member of the Hollywood community has been hit with the recent death of Alicia Rhett. She never achieved the popularity that most people of her time did, but she received minor stardom due to one role in particular, in the classic Gone With The Wind. Rhett will always be known for her role in the classic Gone With The …

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Ann Rutherford Dies: “Gone With The Wind” Actress Was 94

Ann Rutherford, who played Scarlett O’Hara’s youngest sister in “Gone With The Wind”, died on Monday evening of apparent heart problems at her Beverly Hills home. She was 94 years old. Canadian-born Rutherford had quite a career in Hollywood, beginning in 1935 at the tender age of 15. She famously won the role of Carreen in “Gone With The Wind” …

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