Sharon Tate
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"Sharon Marie Tate" was an American actress, sex symbol and model. During the 1960s she played small television roles before appearing in several motion pictures. She also appeared regularly in fashion magazines as a model and cover girl.

After receiving positive reviews for her comedy/comedic and dramatic performances, Tate was hailed as one of Hollywood's most promising newcomers. She made her film debut in the occult-themed Eye of the Devil (1966), which was produced by Martin Ransohoff. Tate also starred as Jennifer North in the Cult film/cult classic, Valley of the Dolls (film)/Valley of the Dolls (1967), which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination.

In 1968, in London Tate married Roman Polanski, her film director/director and co-star in The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967). She was eight-and-a-half months pregnant with the couple's son when she was murdered in her home, along with four others, by a group known as the Manson Family on August 9, 1969. Tate's last completed film, 12+1 (co-starring Orson Welles), was released in 1969 after her death, with the actress receiving Billing (filmmaking)/top-billing.

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