Shelley Winters’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 18, 1920

Death Date

January 14, 2006

Age of Death

85 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack


Movie Actress

The movie actress Shelley Winters died at the age of 85. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hollywood star in the 1950s and ’60s who won Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress for her roles in The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) and A Patch of Blue (1965). She also starred as Charlotte Haze-Humbert in the 1962 Stanley Kubrick film Lolita.

She was married four times, to Mack Paul Mayer, Vittorio Gassman, Anthony Franciosa and Gerry DeFord.



“I’m not overweight. I’m just nine inches too short.” (Shelley Winters)


“All marriages are happy. It’s trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems.” (Shelley Winters)


“I was so cold the other day, I almost got married.” (Shelley Winters)


“Now that I’m over sixty I’m veering toward respectability.” (Shelley Winters)


“Every now and then, when you’re on stage, you hear the best sound a player can hear. It’s a sound you can’t get in movies or in television. It is the sound of a wonderful, deep silence that means you’ve hit them where they live.” (Shelley Winters)