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Betty Carter (IV) (1929–1998)

Betty Carter was born on May 16, 1929 in Flint, Michigan, USA as Lillie Mae Jones. She was married to James Redding. She died on September 26, 1998 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1999 American Beauty (performer: "Open The Door") / (writer: "Open The Door")
 1998 The Parent Trap (performer: "Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye")
 1995 Casino (performer: "Takes Two to Tango")
 1966 The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.14 (1966) ... (performer: "I Only Have Eyes for You" - uncredited)
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 1988 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Amanda Woods
- How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall? (1988) ... Amanda Woods
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 1980 But Then She's Betty Carter (Documentary)
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 1993 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
Herself - Musical Guest
- Episode #2.100 (1993) ... Herself - Musical Guest
 1982 Great Vibes! Lionel Hampton & Friends (TV Movie)
 1980 But Then She's Betty Carter (Documentary)
 1976 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Herself - Musical Guest
- Anthony Perkins/Betty Carter (1976) ... Herself - Musical Guest
 1966 The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.14 (1966) ... Herself

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