Roberta Peters

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Birthday
4, 1930
Birthplace
The Bronx, NY
Death Date
Jan 18, 2017 (86)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
4, 1930
Birthplace
The Bronx, NY
Death Date
Jan 18, 2017 (86)

About

Soprano singer who was a mainstay of opera companies for over three decades and appeared in shows like Lucia di Lammermoor.

Before Fame

She started voice lessons at age thirteen, encouraged by a well-known opera tenor.

Trivia

She received a National Medal of Arts in 1998 for her contributions to opera.

Family Life

She married Robert Merrill; they divorced after two years.

Associated With

She appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show sixty-five times.

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