Maureen O’Hara Dies: Hollywood Reacts

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The redhead Irish actress, who starred in such films as 'How Green Was My Valley' and 'Miracle on 34th Street,' died Saturday.

Maureen O’Hara, the Irish actress widely recognized for her roles in How Green Was My Valley, Miracle on 34th Street and The Quiet Man, died Saturday morning. She was 95.

Dubbed as “The Queen of Technicolor" for her piercing green eyes and porcelain skin (she received the nickname from Dr. Herbert Kalmus, who invented the process), O'Hara "passed peacefully surrounded by her loving family as they celebrated her life listening to music from her favorite movie, The Quiet Man,” a statement from her family read. Her longtime manager Johnny Nicoletti said she died at her home in Boise, Idaho.

Members of Hollywood extended their condolences, shared their sadness and made tributes to the actress on social media.