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Doris Day, Hollywood actress and singer, dies aged 97

Hollywood legend Doris Day, whose films made her one of the biggest female stars of all time, has died aged 97.The singer turned actress starred in films such as Calamity Jane and Pillow Talk and had a hit in 1956 with Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be).Her screen partnership with Rock Hudson was one of the biggest box-office draws of the 1950s and 60s.In a statement, the Doris Day Animal Foundation said she died on Monday at her home in Carmel Valley, California.Doris Day: America's girl next doorIt said she had been "in excellent physical health for her age, until recently contracting a serious case of pneumonia"."She was surrounded by a few close friends as she passed," the statement continued.Born Mary Ann Von Kappelhof ...