Olivia Mary de Havilland was born July 1, 1916, in Tokyo, Japan, to British parents Lilian Augusta (Ruse), a former actress, and Walter Augustus de Havilland, an English professor and patent attorney. Her sister, Joan, later to become famous as Joan Fontaine, was born the following year. Her surname comes from her paternal grandfather, whose ...
Born: July 1, 1916
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 5' 4" (1.63 m)
Known for: The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), Gone with the Wind (1939), The Heiress (1949), The Snake Pit (1948)