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Imogene Coca

Coca in 1952
Born Emogeane Coca
(1908-11-18)November 18, 1908
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Died June 2, 2001(2001-06-02) (aged 92)
Westport, Connecticut, U.S.
Cause of death Complications from Alzheimer’s disease
Occupation Actress
Years active 1925–1996
Spouse(s) Robert Burton
(m. 1935–1955, his death)
King Donovan
(m. 1960–1987, his death)

The trouble with most comedians who try to do satire is that they are essentially brash, noisy and indelicate people who have to use a sledge hammer to smash a butterfly.
Imogene Coca
I never thought of myself in comedy at all… I loved going to the theatre and seeing people wearing beautiful clothes come down the staircase and start to dance.
Imogene Coca