Obituary of Karen Black

Karen Black

Karen Black (born on July 1st, 1939) 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:

    • Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Black, Karen
    • Common Name: Karen Black
    • Birth Name: Karen Blanche Ziegler
    • Gender: Female
    • Birthplace: Park Ridge, Illinois, U.S.
    • Birth Date: July 01, 1939
    • Age: 74 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Karen Ziegler
    • Category/Genre: Film-Actress

    • Nationality: American
    • 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)
    • Father:
    • Mother:
    • Siblings:
      • Gail Dugan (sister)
      • Peter Ziegler (brother)
    • Children:
      • Hunter Carson (son)
      • Celine Eckelberry (adopted daughter)

Death Notice:

  • Date: August 08, 2013
  • Place: Santa Monica, California, U.S.
  • Cause of Death: Ampullary cancer
  • Interment: Buried at Oceanside Cemetery in Oceanside California, U.S.

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."

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

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Wikipedia.org: Karen Black
IMDB.com: Karen Black

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Last Updated: 2021-02-21 08:33:05
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