Lydia Marie Clarke was an American actress and photographer, and the widow of Academy Award-winning actor Charlton Heston. Clarke was born in Two Rivers, Wisconsin. She married Charlton Heston on March 17, 1944, and their marriage lasted for 64 years until his death on April 5, 2008. They had two children: Fraser Clarke Heston and Holly Heston Rochell. She was a breast cancer survivor and had undergone a mastectomy.
|Born:||Lydia Marie Clarke, April 14, 1923, Two Rivers, Wisconsin, U.S.|
|Died:||September 3, 2018, Santa Monica, California, U.S.|
|IMDb:||Lydia Clarke's IMDb|
About Lydia Clarke
Wife of actor Charlton Heston who appeared with him in several films.
She met Charlton Heston at Northwestern University, where they were both students.
She was a breast cancer survivor and had a mastectomy in 1991.
She was Charlton Heston's first and only love. They had two children.
She starred opposite Gene Barry in The Atomic City.