Is Sue Lyon Living or Dead?

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American actress

Sue Lyon is ...

Born 10 Jul 1946 in Davenport
Died 26 Dec 2019 in Los Angeles
Age73 years, 5 months
Height1.60m (5 ft, 2 in)
Sue Lyon
Sue Lyon
Photo of actress Sue Lyon from the 1967 film Tony Rome.

About Sue Lyon

Suellyn Lyon (July 10, 1946 – December 26, 2019) was an American actress. She joined the entertainment industry as a model at the age of 13, and later rose to prominence and won a Golden Globe for playing the title role in the film Lolita (1962). Her other film appearances included The Night of the Iguana (1964), 7 Women (1966), Tony Rome (1967), and Evel Knievel (1971).

She is also known as Suellyn Lyon.


Lyon died in West Hollywood on the morning of December 26, 2019, at the age of 73. While no specific cause of death was given, she was reported to have been in poor health "for some time."