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Berry Berenson's Death
- Berry Berenson
- Actress, Model, Photographer
- April 14, 1948
- September 11, 2001
- Terrorist Plane Crash
She was born in Manhattan and that's where she died. Berinthia "Berry" Berenson was a photographer, actress and model. Her maternal grandmother was Italian-born fashion designer Elsa Schiaperelli…
…and her older sister Marissa…
…won fame as a model and actress.
After a short modeling career in the 1960's…
…Berry worked as a photographer and some of her photos appeared in Life and Newsweek magazines.
She also appeared in several movies and was the wife of actor Anthony Perkins…
…with whom she appeared in "Remember My Name", in 1978.
They had two sons…
…Osgood and Elvis, and she stood by Perkins for two years as he was secretly dying of AIDS. He passed in September, 1992.
After a Cape Cod vacation in September, 2001, she was flying home to California and was a passenger on American Airlines Flight 11….
…when the 9/11 hijackers struck.