Joan Roberts

Joan Roberts, the soprano who originated one of the major leading-lady roles in American musical theatre — Laurey in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! — died in Stamford, CT, on Aug. 13 2012 at the age of 95, her son Jack Donlon announced. The cause of death was congestive heart failure.

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  • Born: Jul 15, 1918 in New York, NY, USA
  • Death: Aug 13, 2012 in Stamford, CT