Famous movie actresses died when they were 72

Here are 18 famous actresses from the world died at 72:

Elżbieta Czyżewska

Elżbieta Czyżewska (May 14, 1938 Warsaw-June 17, 2010 Manhattan) also known as Elzbieta Czyzewska, Elzbieta Justyna Czyzewska, Elizbieta Czyzewska, Elżbieta Justyna Czyżewska, Elka, Ela or Elżbieta J. Czyżewska was a Polish actor.

She died as a result of esophageal cancer.

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Irna Phillips

Irna Phillips (July 1, 1901 Chicago-December 23, 1973 Chicago) was an American writer, screenwriter, actor and tv program creator.

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Joyanne Bracewell

Joyanne Bracewell (July 5, 1934 Manchester-January 9, 2007 England) a.k.a. Judge Joyanne Bracewell, Joyanne Winifred Bracewell or Dame Joyanne Winifred Bracewell was an English barrister, judge and actor.

She died as a result of cancer.

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Lydia Yeamans Titus

Lydia Yeamans Titus (December 12, 1857 Sydney-December 30, 1929 Glendale) also known as Mrs. Titus, Lydia Titus or Lydia Yeamans was an Australian singer and actor.

She died in stroke.

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Marcia Lewis

Marcia Lewis (August 8, 1938 Melrose-December 21, 2010 Brentwood) also known as Marcia Lewis Bryan was an American singer, actor and registered nurse.

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Pearl Bailey

Pearl Bailey (March 29, 1918 Southampton County-August 17, 1990 Philadelphia) otherwise known as Pearl Mae Bailey, Pearly Mae or Dickie was an American singer, actor and voice actor. She had two children, Dee Dee Belson and Tony Bellson.

She died in cardiovascular disease.

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Susan Glaspell

Susan Glaspell (July 1, 1876 Davenport-July 27, 1948 Provincetown) also known as Susan Keating Glaspell or Susie was an American writer, novelist, actor, film director, biographer, poet, journalist and playwright.

She died caused by viral pneumonia.

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Alexis Smith

Alexis Smith (June 8, 1921 Penticton-June 9, 1993 Los Angeles) a.k.a. Gladys Smith was a Canadian actor.

She died in brain tumor.

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Elisabeth Flickenschildt

Elisabeth Flickenschildt (March 16, 1905 Blankenese-October 26, 1977 Stade) also known as Elisabeth Flickenschild, E. Flickenschildt or Elisabeth Ida Marie Flickenschildt was a German actor, film producer and author.

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Helen Mack

Helen Mack (November 12, 1913 Rock Island-August 13, 1986 Beverly Hills) also known as Helen McDougall or Helen Macks was an American actor, writer, film director and film producer.

She died as a result of cancer.

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Isabel Withers

Isabel Withers (January 20, 1896 Frankton-September 3, 1968 Hollywood) also known as Isabelle Withers or Isobel Withers was an American actor.

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Janice Rule

Janice Rule (August 15, 1931 Norwood-October 17, 2003 Manhattan) otherwise known as Mary Janice Rule was an American actor and psychologist. Her children are called Elizabeth Gazzara and Kate Thom Fitzgerald.

She died caused by cerebral hemorrhage.

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Katina Paxinou

Katina Paxinou (December 17, 1900 Piraeus-February 22, 1973 Athens) also known as Ekaterini Konstantopoulou, Κατίνα Παξινού or Aikaterini Konstantopoulou was a Greek actor.

She died in cancer.

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Leila Hyams

Leila Hyams (May 1, 1905 New York City-December 4, 1977 Bel-Air) was an American actor and model.

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Lila Lee

Lila Lee (July 25, 1901 Union Hill-November 13, 1973 Saranac Lake) also known as Augusta Appel, Cuddles or Augusta Wilhelmena Fredericka Appel was an American actor. She had one child, James Kirkwood Jr..

She died in stroke.

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Martha Sleeper

Martha Sleeper (June 24, 1910 Lake Bluff-March 25, 1983 Beaufort) was an American actor, comedian, author, jeweler and businessperson. She had one child, Victoria Albright.

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Mary Morris

Mary Morris (December 13, 1915 Lautoka-October 14, 1988 Aigle) also known as Mary Lilian Agnes Morris was a British actor.

She died caused by heart failure.

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Maxine Elliott

Maxine Elliott (February 5, 1868 Rockland-March 5, 1940 Cannes) was an American businessperson and actor.

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