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Patty Duke
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Actress
    (December 14, 1946-March 29, 2016)
    Birth name was Anna Marie Duke
    Won the 1962 Oscar for Best Supporting Actress (The Miracle Worker)
    Co-authored 'A Brilliant Madness: Living with Manic-Depressive Illness'
    President of Screen Actors Guild (1985-88)
    Starred as look-a-like cousins in 'The Patty Duke Show'
    Starred in 'Valley of the Dolls,' 'The Miracle Worker,' 'Billie,' 'My Sweet Charlie,' 'Two on a Bench,' 'Call Me Anna' and 'The Hitch-Hikers'
    Had a top ten hit with 'Don't Just Stand There'
    Won three Emmys, a Tony, Golden Globe and Oscar
    Divorced actor John Astin
    Mother of Sean and Mackenzie Astin
    She experimented with drugs and alcohol,
    She attempted suicide due to manic depression.
    She was committed a few times to a mental hospital.
    She married Michael Tell for just 13 days.
    She had three different husbands from 1969-1972.
    She's been married four times, including an annulment and two divorces.
    At the height of the 'Patty Duke Show' she put out a record album.
    She won $32,000 on 'The $64,000 Challenge,' unfortunately the game was fixed.
    She admitted to a congressional panel, she knew it was wrong to cheat at the game, but at age 11, who could she tell, and she thought they would put her in reform school.
    She refused to do a nude scene in 'Valley of the Dolls,' but later did one in 'By Design.'
    At twelve, she was the youngest actress to have her name above a Broadway Marquee - 'The Miracle Worker.'
    She was the youngest person to star in a TV series with her own name - 'The Patty Duke Show' (16).
    She was upset that they marketed the clothing from her Patty Duke show, she thought it was awful that other young girls would wear thus ugly styles.
    She had an bad childhood, with adults forcing her to perform rather than letting her grow up normally.
    When she was a youth, her husband and wife agent team, trapped her in a bed and began fondling her, she got scared and threw up, and the incident ended.
    She is active in fighting against AIDS and for nuclear disarmament.
    She participated in the defeated Equal Rights Amendment.
    For 2019, as of last week, Out of 42 Votes: 54.76% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 26 Votes: 61.54% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 79 Votes: 78.48% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 98 Votes: 74.49% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 23 Votes: 39.13% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 30 Votes: 43.33% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 44 Votes: 43.18% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 52 Votes: 53.85% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 147 Votes: 57.82% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 140 Votes: 47.86% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 76 Votes: 38.16% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 80 Votes: 33.75% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 156 Votes: 44.87% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 187 Votes: 43.85% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 480 Votes: 42.29% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 527 Votes: 42.88% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 754 Votes: 50.80% Annoying
    In 2002, Out of 1932 Votes: 59.37% Annoying
    In 2001, Out of 63 Votes: 55.56% Annoying
 
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