American actresses died in Leiomyosarcoma

Here are 1 famous actresses from United States of America died in Leiomyosarcoma:

Diana Sands

Diana Sands (August 22, 1934 New York City-September 21, 1973 New York City) also known as Diana Patricia Sands was an American actor.

She is best known for her breakout role in the Broadway production of "A Raisin in the Sun" in 1959, which earned her critical acclaim and a Tony nomination. Sands then went on to star in several other stage productions, as well as a number of films and television shows throughout the 1960s and early 1970s.

Sands was known for her versatility as an actor, and her ability to bring depth and nuance to each of her performances. In addition to "A Raisin in the Sun," she also appeared in the Broadway productions of "The Owl and the Pussycat," "Tiger, Tiger Burning Bright," and "Blues for Mister Charlie."

On screen, Sands starred in a number of notable films, including "The Landlord," "Georgia, Georgia," and "The Great White Hope," which earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in 1970.

Tragically, Sands died at the age of 39 due to complications from cancer. She left behind a legacy as a trailblazing actor who paved the way for future generations of Black performers in theater and film.

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