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Best known for playing Mrs. Robinson in the classic 1967 film The Graduate, she also won a Best Actress Academy Award for her role as Annie Sullivan in The Miracle Worker and appeared in 1980’s The Elephant Man.
She married Mel Brooks in 1964, and the couple welcomed a son, Maximillian, in 1972.
How did Anne Bancroft die?
Anne Bancroft's death was caused by uterine cancer.
|Cause of death||Uterine Cancer|
|Age of death||73 years|
|Birthday||September 17, 1931|
|Death date||June 6, 2005|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
If you marry the wrong person for the wrong reasons, then no matter how hard you work, it’s never going to work, because then you have to completely change yourself, completely change them, completely – by that time, you’re both dead.Anne Bancroft
I’d never had so much pleasure with another human being.Anne Bancroft
I don’t quite jump for joy, but I am awfully glad to see him.Anne Bancroft
I am quite surprised, that with all my work, and some of it is very, very good, that nobody talks about The Miracle Worker. We’re talking about Mrs. Robinson. I understand the world… I’m just a little dismayed that people aren’t beyond it yet.Anne Bancroft
Life is here only to be lived so that we can, through life, earn the right to death, which to me is paradise. Whatever it is that will bring me the reward of paradise, I’ll do the best I can.Anne Bancroft