Actress Olivia de Havilland celebrates her 96th birthday today. Olivia Mary de Havilland, born in Tokyo, Japan, on July 1,1916, is a British-American film and stage actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 1946 and 1949. She is the elder sister of actress Joan Fontaine, age 94. The sisters are among the last surviving leading ladies from Hollywood of the 1930s.