Hungarian-American actress and socialite Zsa Zsa Gabon has passed away at the age of 99, after suffering a heart attack at her home in Bel-Air, Los Angeles in the early hours on  Sunday morning.

She was commonly seen on TV and the silver screen in a long career which spanned from mainly spanned from 1938 to 1996.

Born in Budapest, in what was at the time, Austro-Hungary, and acted in around forty movies, which included “Moulin Rouge” and “Queen of Outer Space” to name a couple. In this time she also featured in countless TV shows and got married EIGHT times.

She was a very unique and distinctive woman, and will be remembered for a very long time. Some of her most famous quotes from interviews and more that featured wit and wisdom, with their purpose often to empower women around the world.

I’m a marvellous housekeeper. Every time I leave a man, I take his house.

Getting divorced just because you don’t love a man is almost as silly as getting married just because you do.

Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesRest In Peace, Zsa Zsa Gabor (1918-2016)

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