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March 23, 1979: Nanette Fabray campaigns for closed captions on television
Actress Nanette Fabray is hearing impaired and became a crusader for closed captions on television.
College student leaves school to help dying friend complete bucket list
Together with his friend Dillon Hill, Chris Betancourt is hoping to complete his ultimate bucket list after receiving a devastating cancer diagnosis.
Mom Insists She Never Abandoned Her Baby at St. Louis Hospital: Part 4
Zella Jackson Price said no one ever tried to contact her and is sure she gave birth at Homer G. Phillips.
Patty Duke Remembered at Public Memorial Service
Oscar-winning actress Patty Duke was remembered by family, friends and fans at a public memorial service Saturday. Duke, whose real name was Anna Pearce, died March 29 from sepsis. She was 69. Hundreds attended the service at Lake City Church in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho -- the same city where she lived
Sean Astin Describes Patty Duke's Peaceful Final Moments
Patty Duke was "at peace" in her final moments, following a painful battle with sepsis from a ruptured intestine, her son Sean Astin revealed. "She was surrounded by her family. It was in the middle of the night and it was a race to get there," Astin, 45, told " Entertainment Tonight " in an
Patty Duke: An American Actress Who Made Her Mark
Tonight, we turn to an American actress remembered across this country. We celebrate the life of patty duke and her very early start. Born Anna Marie duke in queens New York, 1946, patty duke started acting in just grade school. Look terrific, jimmy! Reporter: She would earn critical acclaim as a
ARCHIVAL VIDEO: Patty Duke Seeks to Promote Understanding of Manic Depression in 1989
Hugh Downs talks manic depression with the actress for "20/20" on Oct. 6, 1989.
Sean Astin Pays Tribute to Mom Patty Duke, More Celebrities React to Her Death
Actor Sean Astin has released a family statement regarding the death of his mother, Patty Duke . Astin posted a photo on his Facebook page of the actress holding him as a baby, along with a short tribute to his mother on behalf of his family. Duke, whose real name was Anna Pearce, died this morning
Patty Duke Is Dead at 69
Patty Duke , Oscar-winning actress and the star of an eponymous TV show, died this morning, ABC News has confirmed. According to her rep, Mitchell Stubbs, the cause of death was sepsis from a ruptured intestine. The actress, whose real name was Anna Pearce, was 69. "She was a wife, a mother, a
Joan Rivers Slams Gwyneth Paltrow - Again!
The war of words between Joan Rivers and Gwyneth Paltrow continues. During an appearance on Andy Cohen’s “Watch What Happens Live” on Wednesday, Rivers took a swipe at the actress when asked about the biggest backlash she’s ever gotten from her “Fashion Police” critiques. “The...