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January 24, 1943
Sharon Marie Tate was an American actress. During the 1960s she
played small television roles before appearing in several films. After
receiving positive reviews for her comedic performances, she was hailed
as one of Hollywood's promising newcomers, and was nominated for a
Golden Globe Award for her performance in Valley of the Dolls
(1967). She also appeared regularly in fashion magazines as a model and
Married to the film director Roman Polanski in 1968, Tate was eight
and half months pregnant when she was murdered in her home, along with
four others, by followers of Charles Manson.
Death: August 9, 1969
On August 8, 1969, Tate was two weeks from giving birth. She
entertained two friends, actresses Joanna Pettet and Barbara Lewis, for
lunch at her home, confiding in them her disappointment at Polanski's
delay in returning from London.
During the night they were murdered by members of Charles Manson's
"Family" and their bodies discovered the following morning by
Tate's housekeeper, Winifred Chapman.
Where are they buried?
- Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City, California
- Cremated, ashes scattered across the English Channel
- Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City, New Jersey