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Doris Day

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Biography

Publicity photo, 1957

Source: Wikipedia

Doris Day (born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff; April 3, 1922 or 1924) is an American actress, singer, and animal rights activist.

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  • Born: Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff April 3, 1922 (age 93) or April 3, 1924 (age 91) Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
  • Nationality: American
  • Occupation: Actress, singer, animal rights activist
  • Years active: 1939–present 1948–1973 (acting)
  • Religion: Christian Scientist
  • Spouse(s): Al Jorden (m. 1941–43) George Weidler (m. 1946–49) Martin Melcher (m. 1951–68) Barry Comden (m. 1976–81)
  • Children: Terry Melcher (1942–2004)
  • Website: dorisday.com

Read more about Doris Day at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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Variety, 2020-04-26 10:15:26
Few pop hits of the 1950s were more expressly queer-coded than Doris Day’s Oscar-winning chart-topper “Secret Love.” “At last my heart’s an open door/And my secret love’s no secret anymore,” she trilled, putting a wholesomely straight face on a succinct ode to the cathartic joys of exiting the closet. The ...

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Variety, 2020-04-03 20:31:43
Previously unseen photos of legendary performer Doris Day from the 1950s have been provided to Variety by her estate in celebration of what would have been her 98th birthday and to raise awareness of an auction of her memorabilia taking place this weekend. The photos show Day both at home, ...

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Variety, 2020-01-29 01:20:56
Sultry music swells as the camera swoons over a young couple in a tender nighttime embrace. The 1950s residential New York City street is carefully rain-slicked and lined with shiny classic cars: an obvious stage set. Gene Kelly might just have swung on that lamppost; Doris Day might lean out ...

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