Obituary of Karen Black

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Karen Black

Karen Black (born July 1st, 1939 in Park Ridge, Illinois) was an Film Actress who was best known for acting in many influential films of the 60s and 70s. Karen died on August 8th, 2013 and her death was possibly because of ampullary cancer. She was 74.

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Karen Black Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Black, Karen
    • Common Name: Karen Black
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her
    • Birthplace: Park Ridge, Illinois, United States
    • Birth Date: July 01, 1939
    • Age: 74 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Karen Ziegler
    • Occupation: Film Actress

    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Velveeta
    • Favorite Color: Lime (See all her faves at Hot-Forum)

    Karen's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Karen Blanche Ziegler
    • Father:
    • Mother:
    • Brother(s):
      • Peter Ziegler
    • Sister(s):
      • Gail Dugan
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Stephen Eckelberry (27 September 1987-her death)
      • L.M. Kit Carson (4 July 1975-1983, divorced)
      • Robert Burton (18 April 1973-October 1974, divorced)
      • Charles Black (1955–1962, divorced)
    • Son(s):
      • Hunter Carson
    • Daughter(s):
      • Celine Eckelberry (adopted)
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Death Notice:

  • Date: August 08, 2013
  • Place: Santa Monica, California, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Cancer (Ampullary)
  • Interment: buried at Oceanside Cemetery in Oceanside California, U.S.

Category Tags:

Film ActressAmerican Born on July 1st Born in 1939 Born in IllinoisDied in 2013Died from Cancer

Quotable Quotes:

"The hungry and the haunted explode in a rock'n'roll band."

"Somehow I can't believe that there are any heights that can't be scaled by a man who knows the secrets of making dreams come true. This special secret, it seems to me, can be summarized in four C s. They are curiosity, confidence, courage, and constancy."

"I'm in a glass case of emotion!"

"My God, there aren't any more movie stars, which is terrific with me, it's very healthy. A lot of love now occurs in the business, people helping each other to do good work, getting high on each other's success. Isn't that great? (IMDB)"

Is Ms. Karen Black still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, she has passed away.

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Karen Black @ Wikipedia
Karen Black @ IMDB

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