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'An Affair to Remember' Actress Neva Patterson Dies at 90

She suffered complications from a broken hip, her daughter says.

An Affair to Remember actress Neva Patterson died at her home Tuesday in Los Angeles. She was 90.

Her daughter, Megan Lee, told the Los Angeles Times the cause was complications from a broken hip.

Patterson also originated the title role on Broadway of Helen Sherman in The Seven Year Itch  in 1952. (Evelyn Keyes played the part in the movie version, which also starred Marilyn Monroe.)

She appeared on television series V, and in movies Desk Set, David and Lisa and The Buddy Holly Story.