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Esther Rolle
Birth: Nov. 8, 1920
Pompano Beach
Broward County
Florida, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1998
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actress. One of her most famous roles was as the mother in the television sitcom, "Good Times." She also is known for her stand against negative black stereotypes in the entertainment industry. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Rolle (1883 - 1953)
  Elizabeth Iris Dames Rolle (1893 - 1981)
 
 Siblings:
  Estelle Evans (1906 - 1985)*
  Rosanna Rolle Carter (1918 - 2001)*
  Esther Rolle (1920 - 1998)
  Isaiah Cornelius Rolle (1922 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Complications from diabetes
 
Burial:
Westview Community Cemetery
Pompano Beach
Broward County
Florida, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 09, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9899
Esther Rolle
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Esther Rolle
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True Talent Real Class...RIP
- paul lester
 Added: Oct. 21, 2014
more mothers shold be like you rip
- midnight
 Added: Oct. 4, 2014

- Kat
 Added: Oct. 1, 2014
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