Born February 21
Rue McClanahan struck comedy gold as Blanche Devereaux on "The Golden Girls" from 1985 to 1992. We remember McClanahan's life today as well as the lives of other notable people who were born this day in history.
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Actresses Rue McClanahan and Bea Arthur talk following the Q&A for the DVD release party for "The Golden Girls" the first season at the Museum of Television and Radio November 18, 2004 in Los Angeles, California.
RUE McCLANAHAN HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA
Housed within a hardcover binder with Ardmore High School Class of 1952 Eddi Rue McClanahan embossed in silver on the cover. Ardmore High School is in Ardmore, Oklahoma, where McClanahan was raised. 9 by 8 inches PROVENANCE From the Estate of Rue McClanahan
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