Kim Hunter’s Death Cause, Age at Death, and More!

Kim Hunter Died

The movie actress Kim Hunter passed away at age 79, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

She won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for her role as Stella Kowalski in 1951’s A Streetcar Named Desire.

She graduated from Miami Beach High School before landing her first role in 1943’s The Seventh Victim.

She was blacklisted during the 1950s because the U.S. government suspected that she had ties with communists throughout Hollywood.

How did Kim Hunter die?

Heart Attack caused Kim Hunter's death in 2002.

Hunter was recently hospitalized for a fall and had been in declining health. She died of a heart attack in her apartment above the Cherry Lane Theater in the West Village, said her daughter, Kathryn Emmett. Ms.

Information about the death of Kim Hunter
Cause of deathHeart Attack
Age of death79 years
ProfessionMovie Actress
BirthdayNovember 12, 1922
Death dateSeptember 11, 2002
Place of deathNew York, New York, United States
Place of burialN/A


"A lot of more modern films seem to just be out for violence or sex or what have you, without relating it to what's going within human beings. But every now and then one comes along that does that, and it's a joy."

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"My agent sent me the script and I loved it. I wondered how they would turn me into a chimp. My agent said it would probably not entail to much time. Just some hair and make-up. I found out that it was not so simple."

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"I got so anxious sitting in the make-up chair for hours with my face covered. I had my doctor write a prescription for valium. I couldn't have done it without the pill."

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"The only problem was that I couldn't communicate with Dario. He speaks Italian and I don't. We had a translator the whole time. I just felt that something was lost with the go between. He was a delightful man, but I wish we could have spoken the same language."

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"It's hard to compare actors from different generations."

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