Actress Yvonne De Carlo was born on September 1, 1922 in Vancouver, British Columbia. During her six-decade career, her most frequent appearances in film came in the 1940s and 1950s and included her best-known films, Where She Danced (1945); Crtiss Cross (1949); The Ten Commandments (1956); and Band of Angels (1957). In the early 1960s, De Carlo accepted the offer to play Lily Munster for the CBS television series, The Munsters. Her final appearance on the big-screen was as Aunt Rosa in the 1991 comedy, Oscar. In later years she became a resident of the Motion Picture & Television Home in Woodland Hills, California. She died there on January 8, 2007 from natural causes. Her remains were cremated and given to family, final disposition is unknown.
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