Canadian actresses who died due to Heart failure

Here are 3 famous actresses from Canada died in Heart failure:

Marie Prevost

Marie Prevost (November 8, 1898 Sarnia-January 21, 1937 Hollywood) also known as Mary Prevost, Mary Bickford Dunn, Marie Provost or Marie Bickford Dunn was a Canadian actor.

Prevost began her career as a silent film actress in the mid-1910s and quickly became a popular leading lady. She starred in numerous films throughout the 1920s and was often cast as the archetypal "flapper" character. Her comedic timing and charm made her a sought-after actress and she worked with some of the top directors of the time, including Ernst Lubitsch and King Vidor.

Despite her success, Prevost struggled with personal issues and substance abuse. By the 1930s, her career had declined and she was largely forgotten by Hollywood. She died tragically at the age of 38 from alcohol-related causes. In recent years, there has been renewed interest in Prevost and her work, and she is now recognized as one of the notable stars of the silent film era.

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Yvonne De Carlo

Yvonne De Carlo (September 1, 1922 West Point Grey-January 8, 2007 Woodland Hills) also known as Margaret Yvonne Middleton, Yvonne de Carlo, Peggy Yvonne Middleton, Yvonne DeCarlo, Peggy, Margaret, Sweetheart, Lily, The Gothic Donna Reed or Dilly was a Canadian singer, actor and pin-up girl. She had two children, Michael Morgan and Bruce Morgan.

Yvonne De Carlo is best known for her role as Lily Munster in the TV show, "The Munsters." She began her career in the 1940s as a singer and dancer in various nightclubs and eventually landed a contract with Paramount Pictures. De Carlo appeared in over 100 films throughout her career, including "Salome, Where She Danced," "Criss Cross," and "McLintock!" She was also a favorite pin-up girl during World War II and graced the cover of many magazines. In addition to her acting career, De Carlo was also a philanthropist, supporting various charities and advocating for animal rights.

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Ann Rutherford

Ann Rutherford (November 2, 1917 Vancouver-June 11, 2012 Beverly Hills) a.k.a. Therese Ann Rutherford was a Canadian actor. She had one child, Gloria May.

Ann Rutherford is best known for her role as Scarlett O'Hara's younger sister, Carreen, in the classic film Gone with the Wind (1939). She was a prolific actor in the 1930s and 1940s, appearing in movies such as Of Human Hearts (1938), Pride and Prejudice (1940), and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947).

Rutherford also appeared in several popular film series, including Andy Hardy, in which she played Polly Benedict, and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, in which she played Aunt Polly. She continued to work in television and film throughout the 1950s and 1960s, and made her final on-screen appearance in the 1990 film, The Last Best Year.

In addition to her acting career, Rutherford was also an accomplished artist and wrote a memoir, entitled "My Life, So Far." She was married twice, first to David May II and then to William Dozier, and was a longtime resident of Beverly Hills, California.

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