Movie Actress

Romy Schneider – How Did the Movie Actress Die?

Romy Schneider died at age 43, not too shabby. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding movie actress Romy Schneider's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

She portrayed Elisabeth of Austria in the historical film Ludwig, which was directed by Luchino Visconti. Her role as Empress Elisabeth in Sissi bolstered her fame.

She appeared in the film When the White Lilacs Bloom Again when she was fifteen years old.

She played the role of Marie in the French drama, A Simple Story.

How did Romy Schneider die?

Romy Schneider's death was caused by cardiac arrest.

The actress Romy Schneider was found dead today in the Paris apartment where she lived. She was 43 years old. Authorities said the Austrian-born actress had died of natural causes. ”Apparently she suffered some kind of cardiac arrest,” said a representative of the Public Prosecutor.

Information about the death of Romy Schneider
Cause of deathCardiac Arrest
Age of death43 years
ProfessionMovie Actress
BirthdaySeptember 23, 1938
Death dateMay 29, 1982
Place of death7th arrondissement
Place of burialN/A


"I don't know anything about life, but everything about cinema."

Romy SchneiderRomy Schneider Movie Actress

"One can remain eternally young if, each day, one grows rich by marvelous moments."

Romy SchneiderRomy Schneider Movie Actress

"I wish to present myself in front of the camera, each time under the features of a different woman. I would like to live and apprehend the problems, the conflicts, the feelings and the impulses of women radically different from me."

Romy SchneiderRomy Schneider Movie Actress

"I have the feeling that I was born in Vienna in order to live in Paris."

Romy SchneiderRomy Schneider Movie Actress

"Memories are the best things in life, I think."

Romy SchneiderRomy Schneider Movie Actress