Death of Janet Leigh

July 6, 1927 - October 3, 2004
Los Angeles, California | Age 77

'Psycho' Actress dies at 77
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Janet Leigh's most famous scene was so terrifying it put her off showers for the rest of her life.

Leigh, who died Sunday, insisted she always took baths after seeing the finished cut of Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho,'' in which her character was slashed to death in a motel shower in what may be the silver screen's most memorable murder.

"I know she used to get very scared about that scene,'' said the director's daughter, Pat Hitchcock, who had a small part in "Psycho'' as a co...

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