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Actress who played Neely O’Hara in Valley of the Dolls. She also portrayed Helen Keller in the Broadway play The Miracle Worker and played the same role in the 1962 film adaptation, which earned her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
She had two sons, Mackenzie and actor Sean Astin, with her third husband, John Astin. She also had a son named Kevin with her fourth husband, Michael Pearce, whom she married in 1986.
How did Patty Duke die?
Patty Duke's death was caused by sepsis.
|Cause of death||Sepsis|
|Age of death||69 years|
|Birthday||December 14, 1946|
|Death date||March 29, 2016|
|Place of death||Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, United States|
|Place of burial||Forest Cemetery, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, United States|
The Eleanor Roosevelt Award that I received for women’s rights activities is one I treasure.Patty Duke
I met my husband while I was making a movie.Patty Duke
I knew from a very young age that there was something very wrong with me.Patty Duke
I can’t even remember how many times I tried to kill myself.Patty Duke
I have a picture of myself in my mind as I walk around every day, until I look in the mirror-and then I’m stunned.Patty Duke