How Patty Duke Died, Date of Death, Age of Death, Birthday, and More!

Patty Duke reached the respectable age of 69 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous Movie Actress.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Actress who played Neely O’Hara in Valley of the Dolls. She also portrayed Helen Keller in the Broadway play The Miracle Worker and played the same role in the 1962 film adaptation, which earned her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

She had two sons, Mackenzie and actor Sean Astin, with her third husband, John Astin. She also had a son named Kevin with her fourth husband, Michael Pearce, whom she married in 1986.

How did Patty Duke die?

Patty Duke's death was caused by Sepsis.

Information about the death of Patty Duke
Cause of deathSepsis
Age of death69 years
ProfessionMovie Actress
BirthdayDecember 14, 1946
Death dateMarch 29, 2016
Place of deathCoeur d'Alene, Idaho, United States
Place of burialForest Cemetery, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, United States

Quotes

I think my real depressions started when I was about 16 and doing The Patty Duke Show. I would go to bed at about 10 o’clock on a Friday night and not get up again until 6:30 Monday morning.

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It’s toughest to forgive ourselves. So it’s probably best to start with other people. It’s almost like peeling an onion. Layer by layer, forgiving others, you really do get to the point where you can forgive yourself.

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One of the reasons I survived as well as I did was my genetics. My mother and father both had very tough lives, and boy, were they survivors.

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I’ve gotten to the age where I’m comfortable with just about everything – except getting old!

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Due to my sometimes erratic behavior, my children tried very hard to avoid me and not do anything to set me off.

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