Death of Dinah Shore

February 29, 1916 - February 24, 1994
Beverly Hills, California | Age 77

"Down-to-Earth" darling of radio, television and movies, dead at 76
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Dinah Shore, the honey-haired, down-to-earth entertainer who won hearts over seven decades in radio, television, records and movies, died of cancer Thursday. She was 76.

At various times in her life, Miss Shore was a pitch woman for Chevrolet, author of cookbooks, wife of cowboy actor George Montgomery, companion of actor Burt Reynolds, pal of Presidents Ford and Reagan and hostess of a popular professional golf tournament.

"She was the sunshine in my life and millions and...

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