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'Desperate Housewives' Actress Dead -- Polly Bergen Dies at 84

TMZ.com - 20 Sep 2014
0920-stella-wingfield-desperate-housewives-ABC-01 Veteran actress Polly Bergen -- a.k.a. Stella Wingfield on "Desperate Housewives" -- died Saturday morning at the age of 84. Bergen passed away around 11 AM at her home in Connecticut from natural ...
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PHOTOS: Today In History, September 20

Milford Daily News - 20 Sep 2018
In this April 15, 1958, file photo, writer Carl Reiner and actress Polly Bergen pose with their statuettes at the Emmy Awards presentations in New York. Reiner won for best continuing supporting performance by an actor in a dramatic or comedy series ...
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Englewood's Bousbib Family Dedicates Moriah Sefer Torah

Jewish Link of New Jersey - 20 Sep 2018
David Bousbib, an eighth grader at the Moriah School and son of Polly and. Gabriel Bousbib, is celebrating his becoming a bar mitzvah this Shabbat, Parshat Ha'azinu, and was able to share the joy and song of Torah with the entire student body at Moriah ...
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Polly Bergen Dies at 84; Emmy-Winning Actress

New York Times - 20 Sep 2014
Polly Bergen, an actress, singer and businesswoman who won an Emmy Award in 1958 for her portrayal of the alcoholic torch singer Helen Morgan and was nominated for another 50 years later for her role on “Desperate Housewives,” died on Saturday at ...
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Polly Bergen obituary

The Guardian - 22 Sep 2014
Versatility can be a curse, but in the case of Polly Bergen, who has died aged 84, it was a blessing. She was never out of work in films or on stage or television, in drama, comedy, musicals and game shows. By the mid-1960s, her elegance and beauty was ...
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Polly Bergen Dead: Actress and Singer Dies at 84

Us Magazine - 20 Sep 2014
Bergen was best known for playing terrorized wife Peggy Bowden in the original 1962 film Cape Fear, and for her role as the first woman president in 1964's Kisses for My President. She was also an established singer and made her Broadway debut in John ...
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Remembering the Great Polly Bergen

Huffington Post - 23 Mar 2015
On April 5, 2001, I ran into Polly Bergen. And by “ran into,” I honestly mean more “tripped into.” It was opening night of the Follies revival. I was wearing new heels and somehow I went from walking over to Follies' press agent Bob Fennell to falling ...
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The Party's Over: A Tribute to Polly Bergen

Huffington Post - 01 Apr 2015
Perhaps I felt I had more of a personal connection with Polly Bergen. After all, I did fall onto her during the first opening night I remember attending. And through the years I saw her, both onstage and off. But I don't think that was it. Usually ...
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Tonys: A Look Back at Black Actors Who Have Won

Hollywood Reporter - 10 Jun 2018
Sean Gallup/Getty Images. Actor, singer, songwriter and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte was the first black man ever to win a Tony Award. John Murray Anderson's Almanac was a music revue featuring Belafonte, Hermione Gingold, Polly Bergen and more.
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Actress Polly Bergen Lived Briefly In Chattanooga

The Chattanoogan - 27 Sep 2014
The death of noted actress and singer Polly Bergen on Sept. 20 brought memories of a talented woman who succeeded in numerous venues and realms – from stage, to television, to Broadway, to even fashion, cosmetics and commercials. In her younger ...
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Nyack People & Places: Paulette Ross, Art Walk Founder

NyackNewsAndViews - 07 Jun 2018
Polly Bergen was a stage, screen and television actress, fashion author, feminist, and entrepreneur. Ross started in sales and rose through the ranks to become Executive VP. She started p. ross boutique in 2005, selling women's clothing and her own ...
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Rex Reed: A bold-faced-name life

CBS News - 04 Feb 2018
While fondly remembering the A-List Oscar parties of yesteryear, thrown by his friend, the actress Polly Bergen. "And everybody was there," said Reed. "One year I watched the Oscars in Polly's bed with Lucille Ball on one side and Paul Newman on the ...
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Ann Wedgeworth, known for 'Three's Company' role, dies at 83

Albuquerque Journal - 19 Nov 2017
NEW YORK — Actress Ann Wedgeworth, who gained fame on film and Broadway before taking on the role of a flirty divorcee on “Three's Company,” has died at age 83. Wedgeworth died Thursday in the New York area after a long illness, her daughter ...
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Old Savannah: Friendly Spirits

savannahmagazine - 27 Apr 2018
Celebrities flocked to Ganem's—Cary Grant, Polly Bergen, even The Beatles—to join for a glass of scotch or a Garbage Steak, the house specialty nicknamed for its tender cut that spoiled if not cooked the same day it was delivered. This was a place ...
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Polly Bergen, versatile actress, singer dies at 84

azcentral.com - 20 Sep 2014
NEW YORK — Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original "Cape Fear" and the first woman president in "Kisses for My President," died Saturday, according to her publicist. She was 84.

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