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Doris Day

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Birthday
3, 1922
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
3, 1922 (age 96)
Birthplace
Cincinnati, OH

About

Singer and actress in romantic comedies with Rock Hudson. One of her first hits was "Sentimental Journey," which was released in 1945.

Before Fame

She lied about her age so that she could sing professionally with big bands.

Trivia

She received an Academy Award nomination for her performance in the film Pillow Talk.

Family Life

She married Al Jorden in March 1941, then George Weidler on March 30, 1946, then Martin Melcher on April 3, 1951, and finally Barry Comden on April 14, 1976. She and Melcher had a son named Terry, who was a musician and record producer.

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President George W. Bush awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her work on behalf of animal welfare.