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Sally Starr
Birth: Jan. 25, 1923
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 2013
Berlin
Camden County
New Jersey, USA

Television Hostess, Singer, Actress. Her career started at the young age of 12, when she and her sister Mildred debuted on the CBS radio program "Blush Creek Follies," as the "Little Missouri Maids." Later, she donned a flashy red cowgirl outfit decorated with fringes and shiny silver stars, a cowgirl hat, boots, guns with holsters and became the hostess of the children's cartoon show "Popeye Theatre" which ran from the 1950's to 1971. She was also the hostess of "Starr Theater" which aired cowboy movies. In 1958 she recorded the song "Our Gal Sal" with Bill Haley & His Comets. She also recorded the singles "A.B.C. Rock" and "Rocky the Rockin' Rabbit". As an actress, she appeared in "The Outlaws Is Coming", "Mannequin Two: On the Move", "The In Crowd" and "The Wages of Spin". She went on to become the first top-rated female DJ in the country and was inducted into the Broadcast Pioneers of Philadelphia Hall of Fame in 1995. She also wrote her autobiography entitled "Me, Thee & TV." She passed away at age 90.  (bio by: Whispers From The Grave) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Jesse Otto Rogers (1911 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Berlin Cemetery
Berlin
Camden County
New Jersey, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Whispers From The Grave
Record added: Feb 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105395200
Sally Starr
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Sally Starr
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May God bless you forever for the joy you brought to the lives thousands of children. You will never be forgotten.
- Karen (KFH)
 Added: Aug. 31, 2014
Thanks for the happy childhood memories.Love, Luck and Lollipops will stay with all of us forever! You mattered, in the lives of many children.
- greatgrands
 Added: Aug. 24, 2014

- Joyce
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014
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