Simone Silva (1928 – 1957)

Simone Silva: Egyptian-French pinup model actress; born Martha Simone de Bouillard 15 August 1928, Cairo Egypt; died: 30 November 1957, age 29, London England; sudden stroke, possibly related to a kidney ailment and crash-dieting.

On screen from 1951, Silva also worked as a pin up model and, at the time of her death, was rhearsing a nightclub act. She achieved notoriety by posing topless with Robert Mitchum at the 1954 Cannes Film Festival.

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