Martha Raye

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Martha Raye (August 27, 1916 – October 19, 1994) was an American comic actress and standards singer who performed in movies, and later on television. She also acted in plays, including Broadway. She was honored in 1969 with an Academy Award as the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award recipient for her volunteer efforts and services to the troops.

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Age: 78 (age at death)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Monsieur Verdoux

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1985 Alice in Wonderland The Duchess
1984 Murder, She Wrote Sadie Winthrope
1981 Pippin: His Life and Times Berthe
1980 The Gossip Columnist Georgia O'Hanlon
1979 The Concorde... Airport '79 Loretta
1979 Skinflint: A Country Christmas Carol Ghost of Christmas Past
1977 The Love Boat Zelda, Irene Austin
1977 'Twas the Night Before Christmas -
1976 Alice Carrie Sharples
1971 McMillan & Wife Agatha
1970 Pufnstuf Boss Witch

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"I must have been hypnotized by the spotlight. I never realized I was being culturally deprived, that I was having a lousy upbringing. We were too busy making a living to worry about stuff like that."

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Nominated for 6 Awards | Won 2

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