If you have not heard by now the amazing Eartha Kitt fell asleep in death on Dec 25th at age 82 from colon cancer. She was an amazing artist who spanned many a genre & truly will be missed.
A family friend says Emmy & Grammy award winner, Eartha Kitt, a sultry singer, dancer and actress who rose from South Carolina cotton fields to become an international symbol of elegance and sensuality, has died. She was 81.
See article in the New York Times: