How Did Jean Simmons Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

The movie actress Jean Simmons passed away at age 80, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Actress who gained fame as Ophelia in the 1948 film Hamlet. Her performance in the film earned her an Academy Award nomination. She also played roles in the films Spartacus, Howl’s Moving Castle, Guys and Dolls and The Big Country.

She was married to Richard Brooks from 1960 to 1977, and to Stewart Granger from 1950 to 1960. She had two children named Tracy and Kate.

How did Jean Simmons die?

Lung Cancer caused Jean Simmons' death in 2010.

Information about the death of Jean Simmons
Cause of deathLung Cancer
Age of death80 years
ProfessionMovie Actress
BirthdayJanuary 31, 1929
Death dateJanuary 22, 2010
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


If I hadn’t gone to dancing school, I would have married and had children like my mum and had a normal life.

Jean Simmons

My career has had a lot of ups and downs, but basically it has been wonderful.

Jean Simmons

Every actress has to face the facts there are younger, more beautiful girls right behind you. Once you’ve gone beyond the vanity of the business, you’ll take on the tough roles.

Jean Simmons