Belinda Lee (1935 – 1961)

Belinda Lee: English actress; born 15 June 1935, Budleigh Salterton United Kingdom; died: 12 March 1961, San Bernardino California USA; automobile accident.

After bit-parts in English films (The Runaway Bus 1954, Miracle In Soho 1957), Lee moved to Italy, starred in I Magliari (1959) and La lunga notte del ’43 (1960), and had a love affair with Italian Prince Filippo Orsini which led to an attempted suicide in 1958.

Lee died in an automobile accident in USA when travelling to Nevada with documentary-maker boyfriend Galtiero Jacopetti (director, Mondo Cane 1962).

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