Thread: US singer Eartha Kitt dies at 81
#1 US singer Eartha Kitt dies at 8112-25-2008, 06:38 PMAmerican singer and actress Eartha Kitt has died at the age 81, a family friend has said.
Ms Kitt was said to have been suffering from cancer.
She was one of the few artists to be nominated in the Tony, Grammy and Emmy award categories and was a stalwart of the Manhattan cabaret scene.
She famously played Catwoman in the 1960s Batman television series and this century continued to perform regularly in theatre shows and concert halls.
12-26-2008, 09:10 AM
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She was one of a kind! I'm sorry she's gone but she had a wonderful life and career. :o"Today, [the American voter] chooses his rulers as he buys bootleg whiskey, never knowing precisely what he is getting, only certain that it is not what it pretends to be." - H.L. Mencken
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