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Sandra Dee

Dee in 1961
Born Alexandra Zuck
(1942-04-23)April 23, 1942
Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.
Died February 20, 2005(2005-02-20) (aged 62)
Thousand Oaks, California, U.S.
Cause of death Kidney failure
Resting place Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills, California, U.S.
Other names Sandra Douvan
Education Hollywood Professional School
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 1957–1983
Spouse(s) Bobby Darin (m. 1960–67); divorced; 1 child

I could run for Congress. Why not? Good heavens, if Ronald Reagan can be president, I ought to make a great secretary of the treasury.
Sandra Dee
My mother fed me with a spoon until I was 6 years old.
I used to sign vouchers and sign-out sheets with 'Alexandra Dee.'
My first year and a half in Hollywood, I did three films. Then in 1959, I was in 'Gidget,' 'Imitation of Life' and 'A Summer Place.' After that, I was a star. It was fun.
Sandra Dee
Sometimes I feel like a has-been who never was.
I'm no genius, sure, but I'm no dum-dum.
I've always had a problem saying what I feel for fear of having someone dislike me.
Sandra Dee
I get terrible reviews, but there are people who like to see me in the movies, I guess.
Sandra Dee
The reviewers tear me apart. I bleed. I'm a favorite target. They go along for six months looking at movies, praying for rain, and then a new Sandra Dee movie comes out, and their eyes open, and they lick their lips. Before they've ever seen it.
Sandra Dee
Me, I'm good at nothing but walking on the set with a pretty dress.
In December 1988, my mother died of lung cancer. I died too. I couldn't function.
Sandra Dee