Sandra Dee

American actress and model (1942–2005)

Alexandra Zuck, later known as Sandra Dee (April 23, 1944 – February 23, 2005), was an American actress. She began with modeling and later progressed into movies. Dee received a Golden Globe Award in 1959. During the early 1960s her movies were popular, but in the late 1960s her acting career began declining.

Sandra Dee
Dee in the early 1960s
Alexandra Zuck

(1944-04-23)April 23, 1944
DiedFebruary 20, 2005(2005-02-20) (aged 62)
Cause of deathKidney disease
Resting placeForest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Hollywood Hills
Occupation(s)Actress, model
Years active1957–1994
Bobby Darin (m. 1960–1967)
; divorced; 1 child

Sandra Dee was born in New Jersey. She died due to kidney disease, aged 62.[1]


  1. Kehr, Dave (2005-02-20). "Sandra Dee, 'Gidget' Star and Teenage Idol, Dies at 62". The New York Times. Retrieved 2009-09-02.

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