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Legendary Comedian Phyllis Diller Dead at 95

Legendary Comedian Phyllis Diller Dead at 95

Phyllis Diller, the legendary comedian who paved the way for many female comics who followed her, has passed away at the age of 95.

The comedian died in her Los Angeles home surrounded by loved ones. She had recently hurt her hip in a fall and her health had been on the decline ever since, according to TMZ.

Phyllis‘ career began back in the 1950s. She starred in many specials alongside Bob Hope and also had her own series, The Phyllis Diller Show.

Our condolences and prayers go out to Phyllis‘ family and friends during this difficult time.

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13 Responses to “Legendary Comedian Phyllis Diller Dead at 95”

  1. 1
    Gossipgirl Says:

    Love you Phyllis! RIP.

  2. 2
    Fang Says:

    She was funny. Thank You for the laughs.

  3. 3
    sarah Says:

    We will miss you phyllis!! R.I.P.

  4. 4
    Leigh Says:

    I’ve been told many times I look like Phyllis Diller,which I considered a compliment I wish I was as funny. She brought her brand of comedy ,& changed the foremat for many.She will be missed,& thank you.1 of a kind.

  5. 5
    FriendlyJill Says:

    What will Fang do now?

  6. 6
    Ernst Says:

    A funny and talented lady. Saw Phylis Diller on an USO tour with the great Bob Hope in SEA..R.I.P.

  7. 7
    Lorna Says:

    R.I.P. Phyllis!

  8. 8
    Helen Says:

    R.I.P Phyllis .

  9. 9
    BabyXgirl Says:

    I know her from Even Stevens. Aww what a loss. RIP

  10. 10
    Susan Says:

    Rest in peace, funny lady. You will be missed. My condolences.

  11. 11
    Jerry Says:

    Good bye lovely lady. Your humor of life will be missed.

  12. 12
    shanghai Says:

    Sad news but I even got one last laugh just recalling some of her shows and jokes!! Yes the female comedians of today have a lot to thank her for.

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