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  1. Charlotte Rae of - Facts of Life' has bone cancer "Facts of Life"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | WFTV Orlando

    The 91-year-old actress, who played matronly Edna Garrett on "The Facts of Life" and "Diff'rent Strokes," battled pancreatic cancer seven years ago. "Last Monday, I found out I have bone cancer," Rae told People.

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  2. Trending Now Charlotte Rae of - Facts of Life' has bone cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. The 91-year-old actress, who played matronly Edna Garrett on "The Facts of Life" and "Diff'rent Strokes," battled pancreatic cancer seven years ago. "Last Monday, I found out I have bone cancer," Rae told ...

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  3. Charlotte Rae, 'Facts of Life' Matriarch, Reveals Bone Cancer DiagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | News Max

    Charlotte Rae, the actress who played Edna Garrett on "Different Strokes" and "The Facts of Life," has been diagnosed with bone cancer at the age of 91. Rae told People that she had pancreatic cancer about seven years ago but went into remission after chemotherapy. "My mother, sister, and uncle died of pancreatic cancer ... I lost my hair, but I had beautiful wigs.

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  4. 'Facts of Life' star Charlotte Rae, 91, has bone cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Los Angeles Times

    Charlotte Rae, the actress who played matriarch Edna Garrett on "Diff'rent Strokes" and "The Facts of Life," has bone cancer. "So now, at the age of 91, I have to make up my mind.

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  5. 'Facts of Life' star Charlotte Rae, 91, reveals she has bone cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Charlotte Rae arrives at the 2014 PALEYFEST Fall TV Previews - "The Facts Of Life" Reunion on Monday, Sept.15, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif. NEW YORK - Charlotte Rae, whose character of Mrs. Edna Garrett was so popular on the classic sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" that she was spun off into "The Facts of Life," has revealed that she has bone cancer.

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  6. The Facts of Life star has cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | The Mercury

    CHARLOTTE Rae, the 91-year-old star of shows like The Facts of Life and Diff'rent Strokes, has done cancer. The actress, who played Edna Garrett on both shows, told People magazine that she was diagnosed with the cancer on Monday, seven years after battling pancreatic cancer.

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  7. Facts Of Life star Charlotte Rae, 91, has bone cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Daily Mail

    Aaron Hernandez's fiancA e could sell their 15-room Massachusetts mini-mansion for $1.2million as his estate drops to ZERO dollars The Facts Of Life star Charlotte Rae has revealed that she has been diagnosed with cancer for a second time at 91. Now, she says, she has to decide whether she wants to go through treatment like she did seven years ago when she was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer - or let nature take its course. Sad news: The Facts Of Life star Charlotte Rae, pictured Sunday at an event in Beverly Hills, has revealed that she has been diagnosed with cancer for a second time at 91 She was slated to begin treatment Thursday, People reported, but opted to postpone it while she thinks about it some more.

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  8. John Waters, Jack Nicholson: Today's celebrity birthdays listRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... Jack Nicholson. Waters celebrates his 71st birthday today. Nicholson turns 80. Actress Charlotte Rae ("The Facts of Life") is 91. Actress Estelle Harris ("Seinfeld") is 89. Singer Glen Campbell is 81. Singer Mel Carter is 78. Country singer Cleve ...

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  9. 'Facts of Life' star Charlotte Rae opens up about alcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | New York Daily News

    "Facts of Life" star Charlotte Rae said she'd drink at night to put her to sleep so she could wake up every morning. The "Facts of Life" star opened up about her battle with alcoholism that began in college and lasted until her 40s.

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  10. Facts of Life star Charlotte Rae talks about alcoholismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Daily Mail

    'Alcohol became my drug of choice': Facts of Life star Charlotte Rae gets candid about her battle with addiction and coping with husband's homosexuality Charlotte Rae opened up about her struggle with alcoholism and how she coped when she discovered her husband was gay. The actress, who played the doting den mother Edna Garrett on The Facts of Life, revealed she was an addict long before she found fame with the successful 1980s sitcom.

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  11. 'Facts' star: I was addictedRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | Fox News

    "Facts of Life" star Charlotte Rae shared her battle with alcoholism and a troubled marriage in her memoir. Charlotte Rae is best known for playing beloved housemother Edna Garrett on the 1980s hit sitcom "The Facts of Life," but things were no laughing matter off-screen before her years on set.

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  12. 25 Things You Didn't Know About SurvivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... the audience during Season 22's live reunion show. Lisa Whelchel , best known for playing Blair Warner on The Facts of Life , appeared as a contestant on Season 25. She finished in third place, and went on to co-host numerous episodes of The Jeff ...

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    Dec 24, 2016 | Inland Empire Weekly

    ... She's got two hit television shows running simultaneously . . . on TV Land - The Mary Tyler Moore Show and The Facts of Life . And she was recently a contestant on Dancing With the Stars , which she did not win - unless you count coming out of it ...

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  14. Molly Ringwald to appear on CW teen drama Riverdale as Archie's motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... fest, The Breakfast Club Molly got her start on TV, making appearances on iconic 1980s crossover sitcoms The Facts of Life and Diff'rent Strokes, playing the role of Molly Parker. Riverdale was created by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and will be produced ...

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  15. Lin-Manuel Miranda and TV Stars Remember Alan Thicke's Lesser-Known Songwriting CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | ETonline

    Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Facts of Life star Mindy Cohn are paying tribute to Alan Thicke's lesser-known songwriting career. Thicke, who passed away from a heart attack on Tuesday, was a celebrated sitcom star, but the 69-year-old actor also made a living as a talented composer penning theme songs for The Facts of Life , Diff'rent Strokes , Wheel of Fortune , and more classic shows.

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  16. Alan Thicke's TV Theme Song Legacy: The Man Behind The Facts of Life, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | E! Online

    Alan Thicke had quite the career in front of the camera, most recently popping up on This Is Us and Fuller House , but the beloved sitcom dad also had a hand in things behind the camera, namely writing some of TV's most beloved theme songs. In the 1980s, Thicke, who passed away from a heart attack at 69 on Tuesday, Dec. 13, helped create a number of iconic TV theme songs, most notably the opening numbers for The Facts of Life and Diff'rent Strokes .

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  17. Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on Dec. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Kim Fields, an actress, singer and director also known for such her tenures on TV series such as "The Facts of Life," "Living Single" and "Dancing with the Stars," is the special guest for the 25th annual Florence/Pee Dee Area UNCF "Mayor's Masked ...

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  18. UNCF gala, Medieval Times among escapes from yuletide bustleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Kim Fields, an actress, singer and director also known for such her tenures on TV series such as "The Facts of Life," "Living Single" and "Dancing with the Stars," is the special guest for the 25th annual Florence/Pee Dee Area UNCF "Mayor's Masked Ball" scholarship benefit, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 at the Florence Civic Center. The foundation has members from nine S.C. counties, including Horry.

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  19. Religion Book Deals: October 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... deal on Blessed Life , a memoir by Kim Fields , the actress best known for her role on NBC's sitcom The Facts of Life . Dan Strone at Trident Media Group represented the author. The book will explore Fields's personal life and five-decade-long ...

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  20. Principal Photography Begins on Silver Lining Entertainment's a Question of FaithRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... OF FAITH starring Richard T. Jones (Godzilla), C. Thomas Howell (The Amazing Spiderman), Kim Fields (The Facts of Life), Jaci Velasquez (Chasing Papi), T.C. Stallings (War Room), GregAlan Williams (OWN Greenleaf), Renee O'Connor (Xena: Warrior ...

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