Summary: actress best known as the victim of a shower slashing in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho (for which she was nominated for an Oscar) who co-starred with Frank Sinatra in The Manchurian Candidate and also appeared in films with James Stewart and John Wayne from the 1940's and 1960's, and who was the mother of actress Jamie Lee Curtis.
Cause of Death: Vasculitis
Born: July 6, 1927
Died: October 3, 2004
Location: Los Angeles, California