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Birth Name: Eddi-Rue McClanahan

Birth Place: Healdton, OK

Died: June 3, 2010

Profession: Actor, Producer, Playwright, Songwriter, Author

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Internet Evidently Unaware Rue McClanahan Has Been Dead for 5 Years

This is your regular friendly reminder to check the dates on stories before you click "share." On Friday, news of Rue McClanahan's death at age 76 started trending on Facebook and Twitter. And the former Golden Girls star did in fact die... five year… Read more

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An Inside Look At A Cafe Paying Tribute To 'The Golden Girls'
01:38 — The Rue La Rue Cafe has opened in Manhattan and it is entirely dedicated to "The Golden Girls," specifically actress Rue McClanahan who played Blanche (more…)
Hulu Presents: Elle King On the Golden Girls Theme Song
02:34 — Superfan Elle King shares her favorite moments recording the theme song "Thank You for Being a Friend" and childhood memories of watching The Golden G (more…)
Hulu Presents: Elle King Sings "Thank You for Being a Friend"
00:54 — Superfan Elle King covers the iconic theme song "Thank You for Being a Friend." Watch the entire series of The Golden Girls on Hulu.
Hulu Presents: Nashville's Clare Bowen Sings "Thank You for Being a Friend"
01:22 — Superfan Clare Bowen (Nashville) covers the iconic theme song "Thank You for Being a Friend." Watch the entire series of The Golden Girls on Hulu.

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The Golden GirlsOnce, in St. Olaf(Season 6, Episode 2) HALMRK

Strange hospital happenings: candy striper Rose finds her biological father (Don Ameche), and Dorothy loses her hospitalized mother. Dr. Warrem: Scott Bryce. Attendant: Michael Goldfinger. Sophia: Estelle Getty.

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Tue Feb 28 8:30am
The Golden GirlsIf at Last You Do Succeed(Season 6, Episode 3) HALMRK

Success finally smiles on Stan (Herb Edelman), but Dorothy still won't; a dispute over bonds unbonds Rose and Blanche (Betty White, Rue McClanahan). Dorothy: Beatrice Arthur. Sophia: Estelle Getty.

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Tue Feb 28 9:00am
The Golden GirlsSnap Out of It(Season 6, Episode 4) HALMRK

Dorothy helps a recluse who doesn't want it, and Rose plans a birthday party for Blanche, who wants it even less. Emcee: Danny Breen. Dorothy: Beatrice Arthur. Rose: Betty White.

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Ice Cream Shop Honors Golden Girls

Late Golden Girls stars Rue McClanahan and Bea Arthur are being honored… with ice cream! New York's…

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Keck's Exclusives: Marc Cherry's Top Secret Golden Girls Reunion First Look

Shhh. Here's an exclusive first look at writer/producer Marc Cherry's super top secret Golden Girls…

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Keck's Exclusives: Betty White and Marc Cherry Remember Their Golden Girl, Rue McClanahan

While it's hardly unusual for Hollywood actresses to lie about their ages, Rue McClanahan was one of…

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Castmates Remember Rue McClanahan

Rue McClanahan, who passed away June 3 after suffering a massive stroke, is remembered fondly by her…

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Rue McClanahan Dies at 76

Rue McClanahan, best known as Golden Girls' man-hungry Southern debutante Blanche Devereaux and Maud…

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Golden Girls' Rue McClanahan Suffers Stroke

Golden Girls star Rue McClanahan suffered a stroke while recovering from her November heart bypass s…

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  • Birth Name: Eddi-Rue McClanahan
  • Birth Place: Healdton, OK
  • Died: June 3, 2010
  • Profession: Actor, Producer, Playwright, Songwriter, Author

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