Actress, Patsy Kelly, was born Bridget Sarah Veronica Rose Kelly on Jan 12, 1910 in Brooklyn, NY. Kelly died at the age of 71 on Sep 24, 1981 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles and was laid to rest in Calvary Cemetery in Woodside, NY.
Patsy Kelly was a dynamic dark-haired American actress who forsook a career as a dance teacher to come to Hollywood as a star comedienne in two-reels and to play supporting roles in features. She often played a wisecracking maid or a gutsy, lower class girlfriend (1941, Topper Returns). She left show business in the wartime years, but returned in 1960 for some welcome cameo roles (1968, Rosemary's Baby). Kelly was never married and died from cancer in 1981.(Source: available at Amazon Quinlan's Illustrated Dictionary of Film Character Actors).
HONORS and AWARDS:.
She was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.
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Kitty: Well, if you didn't, you oughta have your ears cleaned out!
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Kitty: Tomorrow's my day off!
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