Adam B. Vary
April 13, 2009 AT 12:00 PM EDT

The Associated Press is reporting that adult film star Marilyn Chambers — best known for the 1972 porn film Behind the Green Door — was found dead in her California home by her daughter. The cause of death for the 56-year-old actress, who modeled for Ivory soap before becoming one of the country’s first mainstream porn stars, had not yet been determined.

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