Caption: "Rebecca," Joan Fontaine, Judith Anderson. 1940 Selznick
Actress, Soundtrack, Producer
Born: October 22, 1917
Star sign: Libra
Height: 5' 3½" (1.61 m)
Known for: Rebecca (1940), Suspicion (1941), Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948), Ivanhoe (1952)
Born Joan de Beauvoir de Havilland on October 22, 1917, in Tokyo, Japan, in what was known as the International Settlement. Her father was a British patent attorney with a lucrative practice in Japan, but due to Joan and older sister Olivia de Havilland's recurring ailments the family moved to California in the hopes of improving their health. Mrs...