Karen Black

Karen Black

Performer

Karen Black, a film actress who, through her singularly quirky, sensuous, cross-eyed charm, came to epitomize the roguish spirit of American filmmaking of the late '60s and early '70s, died Aug. 8 2013 following a long battle with cancer. She was 74.

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  • Also known as: Karen Blanche Ziegler
  • Born: Jul 1, 1939 in Park Ridge, IL
  • Death: Aug 8, 2013 in Santa Monica, CA

Roles (8)

Come Back to the 5 & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean Playbill - Opening Night, Feb 1982 Come Back to the 5 & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982)
Opened Feb 18, 1982
  • as Joanne (Original)
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The 28th Annual Tony Awards Playbill - Apr 21, 1974 The 28th Annual Tony Awards - 1974 (1974)
Opened Apr 21, 1974
  • as Participating Artist (Original)
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Keep It In the Family Playbill - Sept 1967 Keep It in the Family (1967)
Opened Sep 27, 1967
  • as Hilda Brady (Original)
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Happily Never After Playbill - March 1966 Happily Never After (1966)
Opened Mar 10, 1966
  • as Sarah Mills (Original)
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The Playroom Playbill - Dec 1965 The Playroom (1965)
Opened Dec 5, 1965
  • as Judy (Original)
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Take Her, She's Mine Playbill - Opening Night, Dec 1961 Take Her, She's Mine (1961)
Opened Dec 21, 1961
  • as Liz Michaelson (Understudy - Original)
  • as Linda Lehman (Understudy - Original)
  • as Adele McDougall (Understudy - Original)
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