Sean Connery's life in photos
Sean Connery through the years
Sean Connery, the Scottish actor who was the first and one of the most iconic actors to play James Bond, has died at the age of 90. He portrayed 007 seven times, beginning with 1962's Dr. No, and also had major roles in films including Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, Highlander, and The Hunt for Red October. Check out our gallery for a look back at the star’s life in photos.
Sean Connery and Diane Cilento at a premiere of Sleeping Beauty.
August 31, 1962
Connery, relaxing in his basement apartment in London.
Connery with actress Ursula Andress on the set of the first James Bond film, Dr. No.
Connery as James Bond in From Russia with Love.
June 22, 1964
Connery as Bond in Goldfinger.
Connery poses as James Bond next to his Aston Martin DB5 in a scene from Goldfinger.
December 30, 1964
Connery and wife Diane Cilento arriving at the Empire Cinema in London for the world premiere of the movie The Yellow Rolls Royce.
A smiley Connery on the set of the fourth Bond film, Thunderball.
Connery poses for a publicity photo at the height of his popularity as Bond.
Connery at England's Pinewood Studios while filming You Only Live Twice.
Connery during a break while filming Diamonds Are Forever, his final official turn as Bond, in Los Angeles.
Connery boating in a Venetian lagoon with Venice in the background.
Audrey Hepburn as Lady Marian and Connery as Robin Hood in Richard Lester's Robin and Marian.
November 9, 1976
Connery and host Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show.
April 12, 1982
Connery and his successor as Bond, Roger Moore, during the opening party for the musical Movie Star at the Westwood Marquis Hotel in California.
Connery and his wife Micheline Roquebrune at Langan's Brasserie in London.
April 11, 1988
Connery holds up his Best Supporting Actor Oscar for The Untouchables, in which he played hard-nosed Irish-American cop Jimmy Malone, after the 1988 Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.
Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones and Connery as his father Henry Jones in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.
Connery with his wife Micheline at their home in Marbella, Spain.
October 6, 1991
Connery at the Festival De La Baule in France.
January 21, 1996
Connery accepts the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement during the 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
April 13, 1999
Connery during his Hand & Footprints Ceremony outside the iconic Chinese Theater in Hollywood.
May 14, 1999
Connery poses with his Entrapment costar Catherine Zeta-Jones at the 1999 Cannes Film Festival, where the film screened out of competition.
July 1, 1999
Connery and his wife Micheline arrive at the 1999 opening of the Scottish Parliament in the actor's native Edinburgh. This was the first Scottish parliament in over 300 years.
December 5, 1999
President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton congratulate Connery at the 1999 Kennedy Center Honors reception at the East Room of the White House.
February 17, 2001
Connery in Berlin promoting one of his last films, Finding Forrester.
November 20, 2001
Connery and host Jay Leno on The Tonight Show.
March 23, 2003
Connery at the 75th Academy Awards, where he presented the Best Supporting Actress Oscar to Catherine Zeta-Jones for Chicago.
June 7, 2007
Connery speaks onstage during the 35th AFI Life Achievement Award tribute to Al Pacino at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.
June 16, 2010
Connery attends the opening film of the 2010 Edinburgh Film Festival, The Illusionist.
May 17, 2012
Connery and Professor Louise Richardson, Principal of the University of St. Andrews, ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange in New York City.
September 11, 2015
Connery taking in the 2015 US Open tennis tournament in New York City.