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Actress Darcel dies

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Jan 10, 2012 | 4:00am EST

The star suffered complications from emergency surgery to repair a ruptured aneurysm and passed away at a Los Angeles hospital on 23 December (11), according to the Associated Press.

Darcel moved to the U.S. in 1947 and went on to star in a string of films throughout the 1950s. She is best known for sexy roles in movies such as 1954's Vera Cruz, which she starred in alongside Burt Lancaster and Gary Cooper.

Darcel married and divorced three times and is survived by two sons.

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