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Lot #833
Carmen Miranda

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On August 4, 1955, she suffered a heart attack, although she didn’t realize it at the time, while taping a segment for the Jimmy Durante Show. Early the following morning, she suffered a fatal heart attack at the age of 46. DS, one page, 8 x 3.5, notarized December 3, 1940. Certificate of Alien Claiming Residence in the United States, with Miranda attesting to her arriving from Brazil in 1939, and working for 20th Century Fox for $2000 per week. Signed at the bottom in fountain pen by Miranda. In very good condition, with vertical crease through first letter of signature, some light wrinkling, and torn punch holes to top. R&R COA.

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  • Dates: #331 - Ended March 12, 2008