Death of Claudette Colbert

September 13, 1903 - July 30, 1996

Oscar-Winner Claudette Colbert dead at 92
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Claudette Colbert, whose velvet voice and trademark bangs graced Broadway plays and Hollywood blockbusters from 1923 until 1987, has died. She was 92.

Miss Colbert died Tuesday at her oceanfront home in Barbados, which still was filled with the friends that the Parisian-born film star loved to introduce to her adopted Caribbean home.

Miss Colbert starred in more than 60 films, including "It Happened One Night," "Midnight," "Cleopatra," "Tovarich," "I Met Him in Paris," "The...

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