Actress Anne Bancroft, June 6Anne Bancroft, the versatile, husky-voiced actress who won an Academy Award for portraying Helen Keller's teacher in "The Miracle Worker" but will forever be remembered as the coldly seductive Mrs. Robinson in "The Graduate," died on June 6. She was 73. Bancroft died of uterine cancer at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York City, said John Barlow, spokesman for Bancroft's husband, entertainer Mel Brooks.
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