Fisher in September 2013
|Born||Carrie Frances Fisher
October 21, 1956
|Died||December 27, 2016
|Cause of death||
|Occupation||Actress, writer, humorist|
Carrie Frances Fisher (October 21, 1956 – December 27, 2016) was an American actress, writer and humorist.
 She first became known for playing
Fisher wrote several semi-autobiographical novels, including
Fisher was the daughter of the singer
Carrie Frances Fisher
 was born on October 21, 1956, in
Fisher was two years old when her parents divorced in 1959. Her father's third marriage, to actress
Fisher "hid in books" as a child, becoming known in her family as "