Nancy Marchand

American actress

Nancy Marchand (June 19, 1928, Buffalo, New York - June 18, 2000 Connecticut) was an American actress. She acted mostly on television. She played the character Livia Soprano in The Sopranos and Margaret for the series Lou Grant. She died in Connecticut from lung cancer and emphysema.

Nancy Marchand
Lou Grant cast 1977.JPG
Ed Asner, Nancy Marchand and Mason Adams in 1977
Born(1928-06-19)June 19, 1928[1]
DiedJune 18, 2000(2000-06-18) (aged 71)[1]
Cause of deathLung cancer
Years active1951-2000
Spouse(s)Paul Sparer (m. 1951-1999, his death); 3 children


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Nancy Marchland Biography". Retrieved 16 January 2013.