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Joan Sims' Death

Born (Birthday) May 9, 1930

Death Date June 27, 2001

Age of Death 71 years

Cause of Death Liver Failure

Profession Movie Actress

The movie actress Joan Sims died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

British actress who appeared in As Time Goes By from 1992 to 2005 and On the Up On the Up from 1990 to 1992. She also played memorable roles in the Carry On films.

She had two serious, relatively long-term relationships, but never got married.

On 27 June 2001, ten minutes before she died, Norah Holland spoke to her gently about Kenneth Williams, Hattie Jacques and their time on the Carry On films. Sims died from liver failure and diverticulitis, with diabetes and COPD cited as contributory factors.