doris day

by: emily mclain

background

Doris day is a American actor,singer and animal activist. she was born on April 3, 1924 in Cincinnati ,OH. and is currently 91 years old. Doris's career started when she was in a big band in 1939. Her popularity rose when she got her first big hit "sentimental journey" in 1945.

family

Doris had 3 husbands and got divorced, her current husband Barry, a comedien, died of heart failure in los Angeles. Doris had one child Terry Melcher who was a musician, genre American west coast rock, but unfortunately Terry died at the age 62 because of skin cancer.

leader

Doris day became a leader by protecting animals, she took a stand and started her own foundation, the Doris day animal foundation, which protects animals from abuse, extinction and harm. Doris mainly protects dogs, cats, bunnies and etc.

interesting facts:

Doris had a very famous hit in 1956 ( Que sera sera) which means whatever will be ,will be. and another big hit she was known for was" Sentimental journey", which came out in 1946. Doris also stared in movies such as, Calamity Jane , Move over Darling , The man who knew to much , etc .Doris affected people so much when she turned 90, they honored her by having a parade in her honor.

influencing events

Doris had a bright, charming and honorable personality, which affected people and encourage them to make a change in the animal community.
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famous quotes

"Any girl can look glamorous... just stand there and look stupid".

- Doris day


"The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you're going to grow out of it".

- Doris day