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Zsa Zsa Gabor (born Sári Gábor; February 6, 1917 December 18, 2016) was a Hungarian-American actress and socialite.

Sister of Eva and Magda Gabor (Eva being known for her role in the sitcom Green Acres), Gabor was crowned Miss Hungary in 1936. She emigrated from Hungary to the United States in 1941, and would have roles in various films in The '50s, the high note of her career being perhaps her leading role in the John Huston film Moulin Rouge (1952).

Outside her acting career, Gabor was known for her extravagant lifestyle, her glamorous personality, and in particular her many marriages. In total, Gabor had nine husbands, including hotel magnate Conrad Hilton and actor George Sanders. Appropiately enough, Hilton was the great-grandfather of Paris Hilton, with whom Gabor has been compared to due to their exploits as socialites.

She spent her later years appearing in films in cameos Adam Westing her image, particularly an incident in 1989 where she slapped a policeman. She died while in a coma on December 18, 2016 at the age of 99, fifty days shy of becoming a centenarian, after years of declining health.

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