Hollywood legend Gregory Peck has died at the age of 87.
A spokesperson for the actor says he passed away overnight (11-12JUN03) at
his Los Angeles home, with VERONIQUE, his wife of 48 years, by his side.
Peck appeared in more than 60 films including CAPE FEAR, SPELLBOUND and
Roman Holiday in a career spanning half a century - and was nominated for five
Academy Awards, picking up the Best Actor gong in 1963 for his role in TO KILL
Peck's character in To Kill A Mocking Bird, lawyer Atticus Finch, was
recently voted the number one hero in movie history, by the AMERICAN FILM
He leaves four children, two with VERONIQUE PASSANI - his second wife -
and two from his first marriage to GRETA RICE.