Kate Smith

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Kathryn Elizabeth Smith, better known as Kate Smith (May 1, 1907 – June 17, 1986) was an American singer and musician. She is best known for being plus sized and for singing "God Bless America". Her radio, television and recording career began around 1930. It reached its best during the 1940s. She died from complications of diabetes in June 1986.