Stone, Sharon Vonne
1958 - Born on March 10th in Meadville, Pennsylvania. American actress and former model.
1975 - She was Miss Crawford County, and the queen of her high school's spring festival.
1977 - She reportedly worked at a local McDonald's before being hired as a model at age 19.
1980 - By her early 20s she was a high-paid cover girl, and she made her film debut as a blonde in the distance in Woody Allen's "Stardust Memories". Stone's first famous role came ten years later, in Total Recall, as Arnold Schwarzenegger's double agent wife.
1984 - Married Michael Greenburg on August 18th.
1987 - Divorced Michael on January 20th.
1992 - A fleeting glimpse of her vulva in "Basic Instinct" made her a recognizable Hollywood name.
1995 - Her newfound star power put her in position to produce and star in the western "The Quick and the Dead" directed by Sam Raimi and also starring Leonardo DiCaprio, and for her role in Martin Scorsese's crime film "Casino" co-starring Robert DeNiro, she was nominated for an Oscar.
1998 - Married Phil Bronstein, a publisher of San Francisco Chronicle on February 14th.
2000 - Stone and Bronstein adopted a son, Roan.
2001 - Stone suffered a subarachnoid hemorrhage -- bleeding between the brain and the middle membrane covering the brain. She spent two weeks in the hospital before being pronounced "completely intact neurologically" and released.
- Her then-husband, San Francisco Chronicle publisher Phil Bronstein, was bitten by a five-foot Komodo dragon while they took a private tour of the Los Angeles Zoo.
2002 - Stone publicly sported a black eye after being punched in the face by her 18-month-old adopted son.
2004 - She and Phil were divorced on January 29th.
2005 - She adopted a second son, whom she named Laird Vonne Stone.
- Her other films include "Sphere", with Dustin Hoffman, the remake "Gloria" with Stone in the Gena Rowlands role and "Broken Flower" with Bill Murray.
- Created Officer in France's Order of Arts and Letters by Festival President Gilles Jacob, on the sidelines of the 58th edition of the Cannes International Film Festival.
2006 - Dated actor Christian Slater.
- Adopted a three weeks old baby boy named Quin.
- She reprized her role as the seductive Catherine Tramell in the sequel "Basic Instinct 2", and had smaller roles in "Bobby" with Demi Moore and "Alpha Dog" with Justin Timberlake.
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