Elaine Stritch

Elaine Stritch, the sandpaper-voiced, veteran actress who became as famous for her candid, brash personality as for her forays in the stage and cabaret worlds, died July 17, 2014, at the age of 89 of natural causes.

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  • Born: Feb 2, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan
  • Death: Jul 17, 2014 in Birmingham, MI

Awards

Drama Desk Award
2002 Outstanding Book of a Musical Elaine Stritch at Liberty Winner
2002 Outstanding Solo Performance Elaine Stritch at Liberty Winner
1996 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play A Delicate Balance Winner
1995 Outstanding Actress in a Musical Show Boat Nominee
New York Drama Critics' Circle
2002 Special Citation Elaine Stritch at Liberty Winner
Outer Critics Circle
2002 Outstanding Solo Performance Elaine Stritch at Liberty Winner
Tony Award
2002 Special Theatrical Event Elaine Stritch at Liberty Winner
1996 Actress in a Play A Delicate Balance Nominee
1971 Actress in a Musical Company Nominee
1962 Actress in a Musical Sail Away Nominee
1956 Featured Actress in a Play Bus Stop Nominee