Dorothy Kilgallen in 1952
Dorothy Mae Kilgallen
July 3, 1913
|Died||November 8, 1965 (aged 52)|
|Cause of death||Apparent alcohol and drug combination overdose|
|Resting place||Gate of Heaven Cemetery|
Hawthorne, New York
|Education||Erasmus Hall High School|
|Alma mater||The College of New Rochelle|
|Occupation||Media personality, author, journalist, panelist|
Richard Kollmar (m. 1940–1965)(her death)
Dorothy Mae Kilgallen (July 3, 1913 – November 8, 1965) was an American journalist and television game show panelist. She started as a reporter for Hearst Corporation's New York Evening Journal. In 1938, she began her newspaper column. It was later syndicated for more than 146 papers. Kilgallen was also a regular panelist on the television game show What's My Line in 1950.
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- "Dorothy Kilgallen". Dorothy Kilgallen Biography. Retrieved Aug 23, 2015.