Romy Schneider’s Death: Cause, Place, Age, and More!

Romy Schneider Death

The movie actress Romy Schneider passed away at age 43, too young.

Biography - A Short Wiki

She portrayed Elisabeth of Austria in the historical film Ludwig, which was directed by Luchino Visconti. Her role as Empress Elisabeth in Sissi bolstered her fame.

She appeared in the film When the White Lilacs Bloom Again when she was fifteen years old.

She played the role of Marie in the French drama, A Simple Story.

How did Romy Schneider die?

Cardiac Arrest caused Romy Schneider's death in 1982.

The actress Romy Schneider was found dead today in the Paris apartment where she lived. She was 43 years old. Authorities said the Austrian-born actress had died of natural causes. ”Apparently she suffered some kind of cardiac arrest,” said a representative of the Public Prosecutor.

Information about the death of Romy Schneider
Cause of deathCardiac Arrest
Age of death43 years
ProfessionMovie Actress
BirthdaySeptember 23, 1938
Death dateMay 29, 1982
Place of death7th arrondissement
Place of burialN/A


"I wish to present myself in front of the camera, each time under the features of a different woman. I would like to live and apprehend the problems, the conflicts, the feelings and the impulses of women radically different from me."

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"I don't know anything about life, but everything about cinema."

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"I have the feeling that I was born in Vienna in order to live in Paris."

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"Memories are the best things in life, I think."

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"One can remain eternally young if, each day, one grows rich by marvelous moments."

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