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Dick Van Dyke Show Star Rose Marie Passes Away at 94

By JaVonni Brustow / Published on Thursday, 28 Dec 2017 23:49 PM / No Comments

Days after celebrating Jane Fonda for a 50 year career in Hollywood turning 80, Dick Van Dyke actress Rose Marie passed away today. The child star from the 20s and 30s who played Sally Rogers on The Dick Van Dyke Show was the last surviving entertainer to have a hit record before World War II. She was on The Doris Day Show, one of the longest regulars on Hollywood Squares and received a square on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2001.

“I was so sad to learn of the passing of Rosemarie,” the creator of The Dick Van Dyke Show Carl Reiner tweeted about her passing. “There’s never been a more engaging & multi-talented performer. In a span of 90 years, since she was four, dear Rosie performed on radio, in vaudeville, night clubs, films, TV, & Vegas & always had audiences clamoring for “more!!”

Rose Marie recently starred in a documentary about her life in having the longest active career in entertainment called Wait for Your Laugh released in November 2nd. She leaves behind her daughter Georgiana and son-in-law Steven Rodrigues.


About JaVonni Brustow

Urban Conservative, Principal at VM3 Media, Co-Editor-in-Chief of and, Javonni Brustow is a Communications and Media Consultant in Washington, DC with a decade of experience as a seasoned concert producer, marketing expert and brand management expert with multiple news publications. He can be heard LIVE Sundays at 3pm on Popglitz Radio and is a regular on the 'Did She Say That' Breitbart Radio Show with Sonnie Johnson. Inquiries:
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