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Linda Brigette
Birth: 1939
Winnsboro
Franklin Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 2004
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

New Orleans burlesque star known as "the Cupid Doll" who was the last great Bourbon Street stripper from the glory days of burlesque. She performed acts that included dancing in an oversized champagne glass, fire-eating, using live animals as props and made headlines when she was pardoned by the governor of New Orleans after recieving obscenity charges while performing one of her striptease acts .She married in the 1960s and the wedding was publicized as the first nude wedding ceremony. (bio by: Butterfly) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Butterfly
Record added: Apr 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8660497
Linda Brigette
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Linda Brigette
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