Carole Cook

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Carole Cook
Carole Cook 1964.jpg
Cook in 1964
Mildred Frances Cook

(1924-01-14)January 14, 1924
DiedJanuary 11, 2023(2023-01-11) (aged 98)
Years active1956–2018
Tom Troupe (m. 1964)

Mildred Frances "Carole" Cook (January 14, 1924 – January 11, 2023) was an American actress. She acted in stage and screen. She played Grandma Helen in the movie Sixteen Candles.[1] She was also on The Lucy Show.

Carole Cook was born in Abilene, Texas.

She was married to actor and writer Tom Troupe from 1964 until her death.

Cook died from heart failure in Beverly Hills, California, on January 11, 2023. She was 98, three days before her 99th birthday.[2]

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  1. "Carole Cook". Famous Birthdays. Retrieved June 20, 2014.
  2. Barnes, Mike (January 11, 2023). "Carole Cook, Lucille Ball Protégé and 'Sixteen Candles' Actress, Dies at 98". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 11, 2023.

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