Hollywood Golden Age Star Celebrates the 104th Anniversary

Olivia de Havilland, Hollywood’s Golden Age actress, celebrated her 104th birthday.

Two-time Oscar winner, known for her role as Melanie Wilkes in the 1939 film Gone With the Wind, celebrated a special date on Wednesday. She was one of the most popular and sought after Hollywood actresses of the 1930s and 1940s. She remains the last living movie star of the early 20th century.

Born in Tokyo with British parents, De Havilland has been living in Paris since 1956. In 2017, she was awarded the title Damie in the UK. Her sister was actress Joan Fontaine, who died in 2013 at the age of 96.

The last time De Havilland starred in the movie in 1988.