Diane Cilento Wiki: Sean Connery First Wife, How Did She Die?


Diane Cilento was a very beautiful and amazingly talented actress well known for her work in the movies The Boy Who Had Everything, The Wicker Man, Tom Jones, Hombre, and the TV series The Persuaders!. She is more popularly known to be the first wife of the famous Scottish actor and producer Sean Connery.

Diane and Sean were deeply in love until some misunderstandings shook their relationship. After several years of their split, Diane died in 2011 due to cancer. However, Sean was already married to the beautiful painter Micheline Roquebrune since 1975. But, unfortunately, misfortune came over the Connery family and Sean was found dead in his sleep.

Name Diane Cilento
Birthday 2 April
Gender Female
Height 1.7 m
Weight 62 kg
Nationality Australian
Profession Actress
Parents Raphael Cilento & Phyllis Cilento
Siblings David, Phyllis Margaret, Ruth A Yolanda, Raphael C. F, Carl Lindsay Cilento

10 Facts on Diane Cilento

  1. Diane Cilento was born on April 2, 1932, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, and died at the age of 79 due to cancer.
  2. She held an Australian nationality however there is no information about her ethnic and religious backgrounds.
  3. The actress stood 1.7 m tall with a bodyweight of 62kg. She was mesmerizingly beautiful and would leave her fans astonished because of her amusing personality and amazing talent.
  4. Cilento belonged to a very wholesome family that encouraged her in every step of her life. She is the daughter of Phyllis Cilento and Raphael Cilento while her siblings are David, Phyllis Margaret, Ruth A Yolanda, Raphael C. F, and Carl Lindsay Cilento.
  5. She was very much fascinated by acting and decided to follow the career however she had to face terrible hurdles but finally, after winning a scholarship at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, her life totally changed.
  6. Diane was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress for her work in the movie Tom Jones.
  7. The actress was a very fun-loving person with lots of aspirations and expectations from her work and life.
  8. In 1962, Cilento married the actor who played James Bond, Sean Connery, and lived a very happy married life for some time.
  9. There is no information about her net worth at that very time but she is expected to have made quite a heavy amount.
  10. She owns a Wikipedia profile and an IMDB.