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AALIYAH | Lucille Ball | Milton Berle | Les Brown | Karen Carpenter | Charles Chaplin's Son (Little Mouse) and Buckwheat | James Dean | The Del Rubio Triplets Minus Two | Morton Downey Jr | Roy Rogers and Dale Evans | Richard Farnsworth | John Gotti | Vince Guaraldi | Harry Houdini | Meyer Lansky | Liberace | Julie London | Raymond Massey | Marilyn Monroe | Jim Morrison | Carroll O'Connor and his son Hugh | Papa John Phillips | Elvis Presley | Mario Puzo | Claude Rains | Joey Ramone | The Rat Pack: Frank, Dean, Peter, and Sammy | STUDIO 54 owner Steve Rubell: Pasha of Disco | Gene Siskel | Ann Sothern | Andy Warhol
January 22, 1909 - March 15, 2001
This Oscar nominated actress was best known for "The Ann Sothern Show."
Towards the end of her life she remained housebound, blind in one eye and plagued with constant pain she sustained from an accident in 1974. A tragic onstage accident occurred when a piece of scenery fell on her during a dinner theater performance. Despite a broken back, she finished the show. Near the end of her life she spent her time doing good for others who were without. She painted and donated hand carved religious statues to her local Catholic church. She died of heart failure at her home in Ketchum, Idaho on March 15th. Actress Ann Sothern died at age 92.