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Elaine Stritch

Actress

Born - 2 February 1925, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Died - 17 July 2014

Caustic, rasp-voiced comedienne, singer and bon viveuse, an irreplaceable part of Broadway entertainment and society for decades. At her best on stage in one-woman shows, she also made a few films, usually stealing scenes from the stars: The Scarlet Hour (1956), Three Violent People (1956), A Farewell to Arms (1957), Strictly for Pleasure (1958), Kiss Her Goodbye (1959), Who Killed Teddy Bear? (1965), Too Many Thieves (1967), Pigeons (1970), The Spiral Staircase (1975), Providence (1977), September (1988), Cadillac Man (1990), Out to Sea (1997), Small Time Crooks (2000), Monster-in-Law (2005) and River of Fundament (2014), her last.