|Marlene Dietrich (1901 - 1992)|
|Dishonored (1931) [Marie Kolverer/X27]: Reportedly executed by a firing squad. (I haven't seen this movie myself.) (Thanks to Mac and Uncle Pat)
Destry Rides Again (Justice Rides Again) (1939) [Frenchy]: Shot in the back by Brian Donlevy when she runs in front of James Stewart and takes the bullet for him. She dies in James' arms shortly afterwards.
Rancho Notorious (1952) [Altar Keane]: Shot in the chest by George Reeves when she runs in front of Mel Ferrer and takes the bullet for him. She dies shortly afterwards while talking to Mel and Arthur Kennedy.