Tandy, Jessica

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Tandy, Jessica Gender: F
born on 7 June 1909
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone GMT h0w (is standard time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Rodden
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Jessica Tandy
photo: Alan Light, license cc-by-2.0


British-American actress, noted on stage and screen for half a century. She was a Broadway star since 1947 in "Streetcar Named Desire" and won an Oscar for "Driving Miss Daisy" at age 80. A one-time wife of Jack Hawkins, she married Hume Cronyn in 1942 (born July 11, 1911, London, Ontario) and they worked together for much of their careers. Tandy and Cronyn were honored together in June 1993 at the Tony Awards show with a first-ever dual Special Lifetime Achievement award.

Tandy died on 9/11/1994, c. 11:00 AM after a four-year-bout with ovarian cancer at her home in Easton, CT with her husband, Cronyn at her side.

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  • associate relationship with Freeman, Morgan (born 1 June 1937). Notes: Co-star in "Driving Miss Daisy," 1989


  • Relationship : Marriage 1942 (Second marriage Hume Cronyn)
  • Work : Gain social status 1947 (Broadway star performance)
  • Work : Prize June 1993 (Special Lifetime Achievement Award)
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  • Death by Disease 11 September 1994 at 11:00 AM in Easton, CT (Ovarian cancer, age 85)
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  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Ovarian, terminal)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Worked with husband)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 85)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Lifetime Achievement Award)