She acted in Barry Conners' play, "The Patsy," at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with William Challee in the cast.
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Betty Davis | Miss Bette Davis
5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[referring to her fourth husband, Gary Merrill
] Gary was a macho man, but none of my husbands was ever man enough to become Mr. Bette Davis.
When she died in 1989, she reportedly left an estate valued between $600,000 and $1 million, consisting mainly of a condominium apartment she owned in West Hollywood. 50% of her estate went to her son, Michael Merrill
, and the remaining 50% went to her secretary and companion, Kathryn Sermack
. Her daughter, Barbara Merrill
aka B.D. Hyman, was left nothing due to her lurid book about life with her...
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