Doris Day: Dead at 97

source: Newsweek

Legendary actor and singer Doris Day died on Monday at the age of 97, prompting overwhelming tributes to the Calamity Jane star.

A top star in the 1950s and 1960s, Day is regarded as one of the most popular screen actresses in history. One of her earliest and most famous parts was as the titular role of sharpshooter Calamity Jane, a film that was released in 1953.

The film, and Days presence in it, stood the test of time and over 70 years later, people expressed their love for Calamity Jane after news broke of the actor’s death.