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Angelic actress Jennifer Jones passed away yesterday from natural causes. She was one of the biggest film stars of the 40's and 50's. Nominated five times for Academy Awards, she won the Oscar for her portrayal of a nun in The Song of Bernadette. Her off screen life was as turbulent as and interesting as any Hollywood screenplay. The young actress met her first husband, Robert Walker while they were both students of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. They had two sons together, but divorced in 1945. She would marry twice more. In 1949 to famed Hollywood producer David O. Selznick, and in 1971 to multi millionaire, California industrialist and art collector Norton Simon. Norton founded the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena, California. Upon Simon's death in 1993 Mrs. Jones became involved in running the museum as Chairman of the Board and spent her final years overseeing major renovations of the museum's interior, designed by architect Frank Gehry, as well as the gardens. She was 90.