Timeline of Samantha Lewes
|Date of Birth:||1952 , November-29|
|Date of Death:||2002 , March-29|
|Birth Nation:||United States|
|Birth Name||Susan Jane Dillingham|
|Birth Place/City||San Diego, California|
|Famous for||Bosom Buddies, Mr. Success and Being the ex-wife of Tom Hanks|
|Married to||Tom Hanks|
|Children||Colin Hanks and Elizabeth Ann Hanks|
|TV Show||Bosom Buddies, Mr. Success|
|Died||12th March, 2002|
Samantha Lewes was an American actress popular for her roles in movies like Bosom Buddies and Mr. Success. She is also best remembered as the ex-wife of famous American actor Tom Hanks, who has acted in films like Cast Away and Saving Private Ryan. She died on 12th March 2002 after suffering from bone cancer.
Samantha Lewes' Early Life
Samantha Lewes was born as Susan Jane Dillingham, in San Diego, California, on 29 November 1952. She has not disclosed the name of her parents in her wiki.
CAPTION: Samantha Lewes with ex-husband Tom Hanks
She is of American nationality and her ethnicity is white. There are also no details concerning her academic background.
Samantha Lewes' Acting Career
The late American actress started her career in television in 1980 when she appeared alongside ex-husband Tom Hanks in the TV series Bosom Buddies, alongside Holland Taylor.
Samantha has also acted in the TV movie Mr. Success (1984). Apart from that, there are no details about her career.
Samantha Lewes' Personal Life, Marriage, Divorce, & Death
Samantha Lewes met Tom Hanks on the set of Bosom Buddies, and they instantly started dating each other. After going out for some time they got married on 24th January 1978.
Together the couple welcomed their first son before their marriage in 1977 whom they named Colin Hanks. During the time of birth, Samantha was 25 while Hanks was 22.
After 5 years of their marriage, the pair welcomed a daughter, Elizabeth Ann Hanks.
Samantha and Tom Hanks got divorced on 19 March 1987 after the latter started an affair with actress Rita Wilson.
Samantha Lewes' Death
After the divorce, Samantha was frequently ill and was later diagnosed with bone cancer. The cancer spread to her lungs and brain, thereby killing her on March 12, 2002.
She was 50 years of age when she died in Sacramento, California.
Samantha Lewes' Net Worth
There are no reviews on Samantha Lewes' net worth and properties as she died a long time ago.
Her ex-husband, however, has a huge net worth of $350 million. Tom Hanks resides at his $26 million mansion in Pacific Palisades, California.
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Samantha Lewes facts on timeline
Born in San Diego, CaliforniaNovember 29 , 1952
Samantha Lewes was born on 29 November 1952 in San Diego, California. Her birth name is Susan Jane Dillingham, which she later changed after entering Hollywood.
Debut in Bosom Buddies1990
Samantha Lewes made her debut in 1990 in the TV sitcom, Bosom Buddies where she acted alongside her future husband Tom Hanks.
Married Tom HanksJanuary 24 , 1978
Samantha Lewes married Tom Hanks on 24th January 1978. The couple was blessed with two kids; a son named Colin Hanks and Elizabeth Ann Hanks.
Divorced Tom HanksMarch 19 , 1987
Samantha Lewes divorced Tom Hanks divorced on 19 March 1987 after Tom Hanks started his affairs with actress Rita Wilson.
Death due to Bone cancerMarch 12 , 2002
Samantha Lewes died on 12 March 2002. She had been battling bone cancer for many years, which later spread to her lungs and brain. Samantha was 50 years of age when she died.