Patty Duke, Child Star and Oscar Winner, Dies at 69

Patty Duke, an Oscar-winning actress renowned at midcentury as a child star of stage, film and television, who, amid public struggles with bipolar disorder, went on to cultivate a respected screen career in adulthood, died on Tuesday at a hospital near her home in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. She was 69.

  • Drunk_by_Noon

    “Our Patty loves to rock and roll,
    A hot dog makes her lose control!”

    That’s right there is my kind of woman.
    See ya on the other side Patty!

  • canminuteman

    I have no idea who this woman is.

    • Clink9

      Young punk! ( shakes fist )

  • Gary

    Her ex John Astin turns 86 March 30th 2016.