Celeste Holm

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celeste holm
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/29/1917, Taurus
  • Date of Death: 07/15/2012
  • Profession: Actor
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Celeste Holm Fast Facts:
  • Was the first to portray Ado Annie in the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical Oklahoma! in its original stage production in 1943.
  • Made her screen debut in the 1946 musical Three Little Girls in Blue.
  • Winner of the 1968 Sarah Siddons Award for excellence in Chicago theater. The award was presented by the Sarah Siddons Society, a non-profit organization inspired by the fictitious society in Holm's 1950 film All About Eve.
  • Was knighted by King Olav of Norway in 1979.
  • Appeared alongside then-husband Wesley Addy on the ABC soap opera Loving.
  • Celeste Holm Relationships:
  • Frank Basile - Husband
  • Jean Holm - Mother
  • Ralph Nelson - Ex-husband
  • Daniel Dunning - Son
  • A. Schuyler Dunning - Ex-husband
  • Theodor Holm - Father
  • Ted Nelson - Son
  • Francis Davies - Ex-husband
  • Wesley Addy - Husband (deceased)
  • Celeste Holm Awards:
  • 1947 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Winner
  • 1949 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 1948 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Winner
  • 1979 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Special - Nominee
  • 1968 Emmy: Outstanding Achievement in Daytime Programming - Individuals - Nominee
  • 1950 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended Lycée Victor Duruy, Paris, France; attended University of Paris, Paris, France; attended City University of New York, City College, New York, NY; University of Chicago, Chicago, IL (1934)

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