Television Icon Mary Tyler Moore Dies at 80

HollyscoopPublished: January 25, 201711 views
Published: January 25, 2017

Hollywood has lost yet another television legend - Mary Tyler moore has passed at the age of 80. The actress passed today after complications from diabetes. Today, beloved icon, Mary tyler moore, passed away at the age of 80 in the company of friends and her loving husband of over 33 years, mary’s rep said in a statement to e news. Mary will be remembered as a fearless visionary who turned the world on with her smile In her life, Mary was also an advocate for diabetes research and worked closely with the juvenile diabetes research foundation - but the star was most known for her revolutionary television work. The seven time emmy winner shot to fame in the 1960s as the lovable housewife Laure Petrie on the Dick Van Dyke Show. She gained her own show, the Mary Tyler Moore show, shortly after. Though she was beloved for her iconic television roles, Mary also became a pioneer for women’s independence by showcasing her career and single life on her show.

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