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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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‘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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Vivien Leigh Would Have Been 100 Today

If Vivien Leigh were alive, she would have turned 100 today! The beautiful actress was best know as Scarlett (Skah-leht, if you remember…) O’Hara from “Gone With the Wind”, the movie that debuted in 1939. The movie is a classic that is still enjoyed by audiences today. She was also known for her role as Blanche DuBois in “A Streetcar …

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