Jean Simmons’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jan 31, 1929

Death Date

January 22, 2010

Age of Death

80 years

Cause of Death

Lung Cancer


Movie Actress

The movie actress Jean Simmons died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Actress who gained fame as Ophelia in the 1948 film Hamlet. Her performance in the film earned her an Academy Award nomination. She also played roles in the films Spartacus, Howl’s Moving Castle, Guys and Dolls and The Big Country.

She was married to Richard Brooks from 1960 to 1977, and to Stewart Granger from 1950 to 1960. She had two children named Tracy and Kate.



“My career has had a lot of ups and downs, but basically it has been wonderful.” (Jean Simmons)


“If I hadn’t gone to dancing school, I would have married and had children like my mum and had a normal life.” (Jean Simmons)