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Doris Day (born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff; April 3, 1922 - May 13, 2019) was an American actress and singer, and an outspoken animal rights activist since her retirement from show business. Her entertainment career began in the 1940s as a big band singer. In 1945 she had her first hit recording, "Sentimental Journey". In 1948, she appeared in her first film, Romance on the High Seas. During her entertainment career, she appeared in 39 films, recorded more than 650 songs, received an Academy Award nomination, won a Golden Globe and a Grammy Award, and, in 1989, received the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in motion pictures.

As of 2009, Day was the top-ranking female box office star of all time and ranked sixth among the top ten box office performers (male and female).

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Doris Day (born Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff; April 3, 1922 - May 13, 2019) was an American actress and singer, and an outspoken animal rights activist since her retirement from show business. Her entertainment career began in the 1940s as a big band singer. In 1945 she had her first hit recording, "Sentimental Journey". In 1948, she appeared in her first film, Romance on the High Seas. During her entertainment career, she appeared in 39 films, recorded more than 650 songs, received an Academy Award nomination, won a Golden Globe and a Grammy Award, and, in 1989, received the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement in motion pictures.

As of 2009, Day was the top-ranking female box office star of all time and ranked sixth among the top ten box office performers (male and female).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Doris Day, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 57

Birthday 1922-04-03

Day of Death 2019-05-13

Place of Birth Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Eunice
  • Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff
  • Do-Do
  • Clara Bixby
  • Дорис Дэй

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2009 What a Difference a Day Made: Doris Day Superstar as Herself (voice)
2004 'Twas the Night - A Holiday Celebration as Self
2000 Hollywood Musicals of the 40's as Archive footage
2000 The Making of 'The Man Who Knew Too Much' as Herself (archive footage)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story (1 episode)
1994 That's Entertainment! III as (archive footage)
1991 Doris Day: A Sentimental Journey as Herself
1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Herself (archive footage)
1976 That's Entertainment, Part II as (archive footage)
1975 Doris Day Today as Herself
1971 The Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Special as Herself
1968 The Doris Day Show (128 episodes) as Doris Martin
1968 With Six You Get Eggroll as Abby McClure
1968 Rowan & Martin At the Movies as Herself (archive footage)
1968 Where Were You When the Lights Went Out? as Margaret Garrison
1967 Caprice as Patricia Foster
1967 The Ballad of Josie as Josie Minick
1966 The Glass Bottom Boat as Jennifer Nelson
1966 Every Girl's Dream as Herself
1965 Do Not Disturb as Janet Harper
1964 Send Me No Flowers as Judy Kimball
1963 Move Over, Darling as Ellen Wagstaff Arden
1963 The Thrill of It All as Beverly Boyer
1962 Billy Rose's Jumbo as Kitty Wonder
1962 The Beverly Hillbillies (1 episode)
1962 That Touch of Mink as Cathy Timberlake
1961 Lover Come Back as Carol Templeton
1960 Midnight Lace as Kit Preston
1960 Please Don't Eat the Daisies as Kate Robinson Mackay
1959 Pillow Talk as Jan Morrow
1959 It Happened to Jane as Jane Osgood
1958 The Tunnel of Love as Isolde Poole
1958 Teacher's Pet as Erica Stone
1957 The Pajama Game as Katherine 'Babe' Williams
1956 Julie as Julie Benton
1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much as Jo McKenna
1955 Love Me or Leave Me as Ruth Etting
1954 Young at Heart as Laurie Tuttle
1954 A Star Is Born World Premiere as Herself
1954 Lucky Me as Candy Williams
1953 Calamity Jane as Calamity Jane
1953 By the Light of the Silvery Moon as Marjorie Winfield
1953 The Academy Awards (3 episodes)
1952 April in Paris as Ethel S. 'Dynamite' Jackson
1952 The Winning Team as Aimee Alexander
1951 Starlift as Doris Day
1951 I'll See You in My Dreams as Grace LeBoy Kahn
1951 On Moonlight Bay as Marjorie 'Marjie' Winfield
1951 Lullaby of Broadway as Melinda Howard
1951 Storm Warning as Lucy Rice
1950 The West Point Story as Jan Wilson
1950 Tea for Two as Nanette Carter
1950 Young Man with a Horn as Jo Jordan
1949 It's a Great Feeling as Judy Adams
1949 My Dream Is Yours as Martha Gibson
1948 Romance on the High Seas as Miss Georgia Garrett
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (1 episode)

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