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Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff (born April 3, 1922 or 1924) is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare activist. All her grandparents were German immigrants. She is known for her blonde, wholesome image.
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Singing[change | change source]
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Day was married to Al Jorden from 1941 until they divorced in 1943. She was married to George Weidler from 1946 until they divorced in 1949. She was married to Martin Melcher from 1951 until his death in 1968. She was married to Barry Comden from 1976 until they divorced in 1981.
Day had a son, Terry Melcher (1942-2004), by Jorden.
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- Gilliland, John (1994). Pop Chronicles the 40s: The Lively Story of Pop Music in the 40s (audiobook). ISBN 978-1-55935-147-8. OCLC 31611854. http://www.radioechoes.com/the-pop-chronicles-of-the-1940s. Cassette 1, side B.
- "Filmography - Doris Day".
- "The Films of Doris Day - A tribute to the film legend and singer".
- "DorisDayTribute.com - Extras - The Golden Couple, Rock Hudson & Doris Day".