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The dark days of Doris Day: The 'girl next door' had a dark side behind her squeaky clean public image

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And you too, Doris Day

doris day -)To Al Jorden, a trombonist whom she first met in Barney Rapp's Band, from March 1941 to 1943. Her only child, son Terrence "Terry" P. Jorden, resulted from this marriage. Husband Jorden, who was reportedly physically abusive to Day, committed suicide in 1967 by gunshot


Doris Day...22-year-old Doris Day was well-known as a singer in 1946 when she was photographed by Gottlieb, but her film career did not begin until two years later. Day was approached about a movie role in 1948 after she sang at a private party at the home of composer Jule Styne who recommended her for a role in Romance on the High Seas. After a failed first marriage, Day had intended to give up show business altogether and return to life with her family in Ohio.

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Once a Hollywood legend, Doris Day is now an ageing recluse called Clara

Hollywood great in 1961: Doris Day, here in the film Lover Come Back, became a byword for glamour