Charlotte Rae (April 22, 1926 – August 5, 2018) was an American character actress, comedienne, singer and dancer whose career spanned six decades.
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Tributes pour in for television icon Charlotte Rae

Tributes pour in for television icon Charlotte Rae. More. Sara Haines reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News. 3:52 | 08/06/18. 00:00. 00:0003:52GO LIVE. Facebook. Twitter. Email. Embed. Speed Normal. Autoplay. buffering. Replay.

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NPR

Remembering Charlotte Rae: Her Voice Quavered, Her Comic Timing Didn't

Charlotte Rae, who died Sunday at 92, was a seasoned performer by the time she landed the role of matronly housekeeper Mrs. Garrett on the NBC sitcom Diff'rent Strokes in 1978. She'd done musical theater, including Li'l Abner in 1956 and Pickwick in ...

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New York Times

Charlotte Rae of 'The Facts of Life' and 'Diff'rent Strokes' Dies at 92

Charlotte Rae, the quavery-voiced redhead who started out on Broadway but was best known as a warmhearted, wisecracking housemother in two hit 1980s sitcoms, died on Sunday at her home in Los Angeles. She was 92. Her death followed a series of ...

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Variety

Charlotte Rae, Housemother on 'The Facts of Life,' Dies at 92

Charlotte Rae, who had a six-decade career as an actress and was best known as the wise housemother on “The Facts of Life,” died Sunday at her home in Los Angeles. She was 92. The Tony- and Emmy-nominated actress appeared on the popular 1980s ...

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Vanity Fair

Charlotte Rae, Mrs. Garrett of Diff'rent Strokes and The Facts of Life, Dies at 92

Charlotte Rae, the actress who became known to millions of TV viewers as the tough but admirable Mrs. Garrett on Diff'rent Strokes and The Facts of Life, has died. She was 92 years old. Rae died Sunday at her Los Angeles home, according to The New York ...

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Rolling Stone

Charlotte Rae, Actress Who Played Mrs. Garrett on 'Diff'rent Strokes,' 'Facts ...

Charlotte Rae, the Tony- and Emmy-nominated actress best known for her recurring role as Edna Garrett on Diff'rent Strokes and The Facts of Life, died on Sunday at age 92. Rae's son Larry Strauss confirmed her death to CNN and said the actress died ...

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NPR

Charlotte Rae, Who Played Mrs. Garrett On '80s Sitcom 'Facts Of Life,' Dies At 92

Actor Charlotte Rae, best known for her role as Mrs. Garrett, the patient housemother at a girls' school in the 1980s sitcom Facts of Life, has died at age 92. Rae's publicist Harlan Boll said she died at her Los Angeles home on Sunday, according to ...

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CNN

Charlotte Rae -- Mrs. Garrett from TV's 'The Facts of Life,' 'Diff'rent ...

Rae won an Emmy nomination for her performance in the 1975 TV drama "Queen of the Stardust Ballroom," according to IMDb. She played the mother of Woody Allen's character in the movie "Bananas." She appeared in "The Vagina Monologues" in New ...

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Hollywood Reporter

Charlotte Rae, Mrs. Garrett on 'The Facts of Life,' Dies at 92

Charlotte Rae, who endeared herself to a generation of TV fans as the affable Mrs. Garrett on the long-running NBC sitcom The Facts of Life, died Sunday at her home in Los Angeles, publicist Harlan Boll announced. She was 92. Rae, who earlier earned ...

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PEOPLE.com

Charlotte Rae, Mrs. Garrett on Facts of Life and Diff'rent Strokes, Dies at 92 ...

Charlotte Rae, best known as wise and lovable house mother Mrs. Garrett on Diff'rent Strokes and The Facts of Life, died Sunday at her home in Los Angeles, her reps confirmed to Entertainment Weekly. She was 92. Rae revealed she'd been diagnosed with ...

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USA TODAY

Charlotte Rae, Mrs. Garrett on 'The Facts of Life,' has died at 92

Charlotte Rae, the redheaded comedian beloved as the good-natured housemother Mrs. Garrett on TV's "Facts of Life" and "Diff'rent Strokes," has died at 92. Rae's spokesman Harlan Boll told The Associated Press that Rae died Sunday at her Los Angeles ...

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