Actress Phyllis Kirk, Oct. 19

Actress Phyllis Kirk, Oct. 19 Phyllis Kirk, who played the raven-haired beauty stalked by Vincent Price in the 1950s horror film "House of Wax," died of a post cerebral aneurysm on Oct. 19. She was 79. Kirk gained the most attention for her role in "House of Wax" because it was the first major 3-D movie. She later worked in television, memorably playing Peter Lawford's wife in the series, "The Thin Man." She was also a regular on "The Red Buttons Show" and hosted the ABC talk show "The Young Set."
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