Diana Sands American actor

Diana Sands is a 39 years old American actor from New York City, New York. Diana Sands was born on August 22, 1934 (died on September 21, 1973, she was 39 years old) in New York City, New York.

Diana Sands



Diana Sands was briefly married to Swiss painter Lucien Happersberger and was an American dramatic actress perhaps most famous for her portrayal of Beneatha Younger the sister of Sidney Poitier's character in the original stage and film versions of Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun.
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Is Diana Sands still alive?

No, she died on 09/21/1973, 48 years ago. She was 39 years old when she died. Cause of death: cancer. She died in New York City and buried in Ferncliff Cemetery .


Diana Sands Movies (7)

There are 7 movies of Diana Sands.

Her first feature film was A Raisin in the Sun (1961, as Beneatha Younger). She was 26 when she starred in this movie. Since 1961, she has appeared in 7 feature films. The last one is Honeybaby, Honeybaby (1974). In this movie, she played the character Laura Lewis .

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Diana Sands movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Diana Sands TV Shows (7)

Her first TV Show was Dr. Kildare (1961).

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Awards (3)

Nominated Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play in 1963 , nominated Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play in 1964 , awarded Theatre World Award in 1962 ,


She graduated from The High School Of Music & Art

What was Diana's zodiac sign?

Diana Sands zodiac sign was leo.

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