Dorothy Kilgallen

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Birthday
3, 1913
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Death Date
Nov 8, 1965 (52)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
3, 1913
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Death Date
Nov 8, 1965 (52)

About

Former journalist and What's My Line? game show panelist. Her newspaper column, The Voice of Broadway, was spread through nearly 150 newspapers across the globe.

Before Fame

She pursued her formal studies at The College of New Rochelle, but eventually dropped out after just one year to accept a reporting job at the New York Evening Journal.

Trivia

She was once incredibly close with Frank Sinatra, but developed a deep-seeded hatred for him as her career progressed. In fact, she wrote a cover story about him in 1956 called The Frank Sinatra Story, in which she completely debased and maligned him.

Family Life

She was married to Richard Kollmar until her death in 1965. The couple had three children together: Jill, Dickie, and Kerry.

Associated With

She used to regularly appear on the game show What's My Line? which was hosted by Robert Lembke.