Jean Kerr

Jean Kerr, a popular Broadway playwright and humorist who was the widow of drama critic Walter Kerr, died Jan. 5, 2003, in a White Plains, NY, hospital, according to The New York Times. Ms. Kerr was 80 and lived in Larchmont, NY, in the Westchester County that is the setting for her 1957 book of domestic suburban adventures, "Please Don't Eat the Daisies," which was later made into a film and a TV series. The cause of her death was pneumonia.

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  • Born: Jul 10, 1922 in Scranton, PA, USA
  • Death: Jan 5, 2003 in White Plains, NY, USA