Edward Lozzi, who was a longtime publicist for Gabor, said the Hungarian-born actress passed away at her Los Angeles home after years of decline and illness.
Actress, who parlayed beauty, diamond-studded glamour and nine marriages into a long celebrity career, died on Sunday.
She was 99. She would have turned 100 in February.
Gabor, by most accounts, had a personality that generally outshone her acting skills. Her bubbly demeanour and looks helped land her a string of wealthy husbands.
Along with her two sisters, Eva and Magda, she became a fixture on Hollywood’s social circuit in her prime.
She was once branded “the most expensive courtesan since Madame de Pompadour,” but Gabor insisted that only her marriage to husband No. 2, hotel mogul Conrad Hilton, was financially motivated.
She had a penchant for calling everyone “dah-ling” in her thick Hungarian accent.
In fact, marriage could have been the Gabor family business and Zsa Zsa, the company’s CEO.
Her nine marriages topped the five by Eva, who starred in the 1960s sitcom “Green Acres,” and the six of Magda, whose Hollywood career was mostly based on being the third Gabor sister.
In the final episode of the 1960s television series “Batman,” Gabor played the guest villainess, Minerva, who used hair dryers to steal information from men’s brains.
Gabor, one of the last stars of Hollywood’s golden age, was not seen in public in her final years as she struggled with her health, including broken bones and cuts from a car accident.
While her acting skills were rarely lauded, Zsa Zsa Gabor carved out a career in her early days in Hollywood.
Her finest film roles came with “Moulin Rouge,” where she earned good reviews, in 1952 and “Lili” in 1953.
She had much of her right leg amputated in 2011 because of an infection.
She also suffered a stroke and a broken hip, enduring complications from hip replacement surgery.
Gabor’s most recent stint at the hospital came just days after her 99th birthday last February for breathing difficulties.