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Sally Kellerman, the Oscar-nominated actress who played Maj. Margaret “Hot Lips” Houlihan in Robert Altman‘s 1970 film M*A*S*H, has died. She was 84.

Kellerman died on Thursday in an assisted care facility in Woodland Hills, California after battling dementia, her son, Jack Krane, told The Hollywood Reporter.

The actress received an Oscar nomination for playing Houlihan, a by-the-books nurse who has an affair with the buttoned up Maj. Frank Burns. In one iconic scene, her character demands that Frank kisses her “hot lips” (hence the nickname), not knowing that her words are actually being broadcast across the army base camp. Loretta Swit eventually took over the role on the hit TV series of the same name.

“Before M*A*S*H, I was ready to take any kind of chance,” Kellerman recalled in an interview (per The Independent). “I went out for the Lieutenant Dish part, which was bigger. But I happened to be wearing lipstick, and while I was talking a mile a minute, producer Ingo Preminger kept muttering in his German accent, ‘Hot Lips!’ … [Altman] yelled ‘Hot Lips’ too.”

Of course, that wasn’t all — the California-born actress’ career spanned six decades. Kellerman regularly collaborated with Altman on other films, including The Player, Welcome to L.A., and Brewster McCloud.

She also gained a cult following for her standout role in an early episode of Star Trek (titled “Where No Man Has Gone Before”), in which she played Starfleet officer Elizabeth Dehner. Kellerman had notable roles on other iconic TV series, including The Twilight Zone and Last of the Red Hot Lovers. In 2015, she received a Daytime Emmy nomination for her role as Constance Bingham in the hit soap opera The Young and the Restless.

Kellerman is survived by son Jack, daughter Claire, and mother-in-law Lorraine Krane.