Sad news, folks.
Doris Day has died at the age of 97.
The former actress, known for roles in films such as Calamity Jane (1953) and The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956), passed away peacefully at home.
The Doris Day Animal Foundation – a charity set up by Day in 1978 – posted the news on Twitter. A tweet read: “With heavy hearts, we share the news that Doris Day passed away peacefully this morning at home in Carmel, Calif. She was 97.”
According to the charity, “Doris’ wishes were that she have no funeral or memorial service and no grave marker” and those wishing to remember Day, are encouraged to visit the DDAF website.
Doris Day 1922 – 2019