Natasha Richardson

 

Age: 45

 

Summary: British-born Tony-winning stage and film actress and wife of actor Liam Neeson who won her Tony for playing Sally Bowles in a 1998 stage revival of Cabaret, and whose performing genes were inherited not just from her parents (actress Vanessa Redgrave and the late director Tony Richardson), but also from her maternal grandparents (actors Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson), an aunt (Lynn Redgrave), and an uncle (Corin Redgrave), as well as her younger sister, Joely Richardson, is also an actress.

 

 

Cause of Death: Traumatic brain injury sustained in a freak skiing accident

 

Born: May 11, 1963

 

Died: March 18, 2009

 

Location: New York City, New York