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Mary Tyler Moore | 1936 – 2017

Mary Tyler Moore | 1936 – 2017

Mary Tyler Moore cemented her status as one of the great television actresses of all time with two timeless hits: “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and “The Mary Tyler Moore Show." 

Moore was born in 1936 in Brooklyn Heights, but her family moved to Los Angeles when she was 8 years old. As a teenager, she aspired to be a dancer and appeared in several commercials at the beginning of her career.

(Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)

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