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Beatrice Straight

Age: 86

actress who won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar in 1977 for her performance in Network and a Tony Award in 1953 for her role as Elizabeth Proctor in The Crucible.

Died: North Ridge, Calif., April 7, 2001

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