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

DORIS DAY now 89 yrs.of age) began her illustrious career as a singer in the Great Band era and her popularity remains to this day. Some of her most famous recordings are: "Que Sera Sera, Sentimental Journey, Secret Love,That Old Black Magic" .....

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Doris Day, celebrating her 90th birthday in April, 2014. So lovely.

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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

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Doris Day~Love this photo... They are the peak of her career, she was the highest paid actress of her time.

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She was just so popular.

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Doris Day With Errol Flynn

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Her strong commitment to animal welfare began in 1971, when she co-founded "Actors and Others for Animals". She started her own non-profit organization in the late 1970s, the Doris Day Animal Foundation and, later, the Doris Day Animal League. Establishing the annual observance Spay Day USA in 1994.

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Doris Day and Howard Keel "Calamity Jane" My all time favorite film of hers.

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Just love this pic of a very young Doris Day she is just stunning :-)

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Doris Day and Cary Grant passing time between takes. (Photo by Leo Fuchs)

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