James Bond actor Sir Sean Connery dies aged 90
James Bond actor Sir Sean Connery has died aged 90.
Connery, whose acting career spans decades, is best known for his portrayal of British fictional spy James Bond who he played between 1962–1971.
Sir Connery also starred in The Hunt for Red October, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade and The Rock.
Sir Sean Connery, who is best known for playing James Bond, died today
He was often named as the best Bond in polls on the subject.
He was awarded an Oscar in 1988 for his part playing an Irish policeman in The Untouchables.
He was knighted by the Queen in 200.
Sir Connery celebrated his 90th birthday in August.
The BBC broke the news of Sir Connery’s death earlier today.
His cause of death is currently unknown.
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