Obituary of Eartha Kitt

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Eartha Kitt

Eartha Mae Kitt (born January 17, 1927 in North, South Carolina) was a singer and film actress who was best known for her 1953 recordings of the popular French song "C'est si bon" and the Christmas novelty song "Santa Baby." Eartha died on December 25, 2008 and her death was because of colon cancer. She died at age 81 just three weeks before her 82nd birthday.

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Eartha Kitt Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Kitt, Eartha
    • Common Name: Eartha Kitt
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her
    • Birthplace: North, South Carolina, United States
    • Birth Date: January 27, 1927
    • Age: 81 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Miss Kitt, Mother Eartha, Kitty
    • Occupations:
    • Genre: Jazz Music
    • Active Years: 1942-2008
    • Net Worth: $4 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Kraft Mac & Cheese
    • Favorite Color: Yellow (See all her faves at Hot-Forum)

    Eartha's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Eartha Mae Keith
    • Father:
    • Mother: Mamie Kitt, Annie Mae Keith
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • John William McDonald (married 1960-divorced 1964)
    • Daughter(s):
      • Kitt McDonald

Death Notice:

  • Date: December 25 2008 at age 81
  • Place: Weston, Connecticut, United States
  • Cause of Death: Colon cancer

Category Tags:

SingerFilm Actress Jazz Music Genre American Born on January 27th Born in 1927 Born in South CarolinaDied in 2008Died at age 81Died from Colon cancer

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Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2023-02-26 12:00:10
Author: Andrew
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