9 of Elaine Stritch’s Most Memorable Roles (Photos)

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The Broadway legend made her stage debut in 1944, and racked up a number of awards and nominations over a show-business career spanning more than six decades

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Mimi Paragon in "Sail Away":
Stritch was nominated for a second Tony Award in 1962 for playing a brash American divorcee working as a hostess on a British cruise ship in this Broadway musical.