Virna Lisi


Age: 78

Summary: actress who first captivated Italian moviegoers with her smoldering eyes, sulky smile, and stunning beauty before sweeping into Hollywood in the 1960's to star opposite such leading men as Frank Sinatra and Tony Curtis while movie studios were searching for the next Marilyn Monroe and she was one of several attractive European actresses who captured the public's imagination when she arrived in Hollywood in 1964, but who had been tired of being cast in roles revolving around her looks by 1968 and returned to Europe.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: November 8, 1936

Died: December 17, 2014

Rome, Italy