Sharon Tate Biography

Sharon Marie Tate was an American actress, sex symbol and model. During the 1960s she played small television roles before appearing in several motion pictures. She also appeared regularly in fashion magazines as a model and cover girl.

After receiving positive reviews for her comedic and dramatic performances, Tate was hailed as one of Hollywood's most promising newcomers. She made her film debut in the occult-themed Eye of the Devil, which was produced by Martin Ransohoff. Tate also starred as Jennifer North in the cult classic, Valley of the Dolls, which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination.

In 1968 in Los Angeles Tate married Roman Polanski, her director and co-star in The Fearless Vampire Killers. She was eight-and-a-half months pregnant with the couple's son when she was murdered in her home, along with four others, by a group known as the Manson Family on August 9, 1969. Tate's last completed film, 12+1, was released in 1969 after her death, with the actress receiving top-billing. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Sharon Tate
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Model
Ethnicity:
White people
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
January 24, 1943
Astrological Sign:
Aquarius
Date of Death:
August 9, 1969
Age at Death:
26
Cause of Death:
Murder, Homicide
Marriages
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