Brassy Broadway legend Stritch dies at 89

Posted: July 18, 2014 at 3:54 a.m.

NEW YORK -- Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a Broadway legend, has died. She was 89.

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