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Amanda Randolph
Birth: Sep. 2, 1896
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1967
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, she began her career in black musical revues in the 1920s. In 1949, she become a comedy favorite on television appearing on "Amanda" the first network-televised series to feature an African-American performer in a regular role. She became a regular on the top early black TV shows "Amos n' Andy" 1951 to 1953, "Beulah" 1950 to 1953 and was a regular on the "Danny Thomas Show". She was also the older sister of actress Lillian Randolph known of the "Madame Queen". (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Stroke
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Evergreen, lot 1054
GPS (lat/lon): 34.15068, -118.32264
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Dec 14, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 4187
Amanda Randolph
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Amanda Randolph
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Amanda Randolph
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