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About Eartha Kitt
Eartha Kitt came into the spotlight in 1943 after she joined the entertainment group called Katherine Dunham Company. During her time with the group, she recorded lots of hit singles comprising, "Champagne Taste", "Let's Do It" and "Just an Old Fashioned Girl".
However, her breakthrough came in 1950 when she was given her first acting role in the stage play titled “Dr. Faustus” where she played the character of Helen of Troy. She has also appeared in lots of television movies and series like “The Serpent Warriors”, “Boomerang” and “Harriet the Spy”.
She was raised by her mum called Annie Mae Keith. She married John W. McDonald in 1960 – the marriage lasted for five years and produced a child called Kitt McDonald.
She was honored by the ‘Hollywood Walk of Fame’ in 1960.
She suffered from colon cancer, which eventually killed her in 2008.
In order to help the less privileged, the late actress founded the Kittsville Youth Foundation in 1966.
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Famous quotes by Eartha Kitt
Aging has a wonderful beauty and we should have respect for that.Eartha Kitt
Dr. Einstein was not successful in school, but he found something in the air from his own imagination and his own brain power, and look what he did.Eartha Kitt
I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.Eartha Kitt
I'm a dirt person. I trust the dirt. I don't trust diamonds and gold.Eartha Kitt
Live theater to me is much more free than the movies or television.Eartha Kitt
My house was bugged. They couldn't find any information on me being a subversive because I happen to love America I just don't like some of the things the government is doing.Eartha Kitt
F.A.Q. about Eartha Kitt
When is her birthday?
Eartha Kitt's birthday is on January 17, 1927.
In how many days is her birthday?
Eartha's birthday is in 84 days
How old was Eartha when she died?
She was 81 years old.
When did she die?
She died in December 25, 2008.
How old would she be today?
Eartha Kitt would be 94 years old if she was alive today.
Where was Eartha from?
She was born in North, South Carolina, U.S..
Eartha Kitt's Popularity
Eartha Kitt was a famous American actress and singer, who was born on January 17, 1927. As a person born on this date, Eartha Kitt is listed in our database as the 54th most popular celebrity for the day (January 17) and the 29th most popular for the year (1927).
People born on January 17 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Eartha Kitt is the 1047th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Eartha Kitt's birthday, Eartha Kitt is the 9112th most famous American.
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