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Rosetta Lenoire
Birth: Aug. 8, 1911
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 17, 2002
Teaneck
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA

Actress. Born Rosetta Olive Barton, she was the goddaughter of famed tap dancer Bill "Bojangles" Robinson. She was in the landmark all-black version of "Macbeth," directed by Orson Welles in the 1930s. Former president Bill Clinton presented her with the National Medal of the Arts in 1999. Appeared in the movies "Moscow on the Hudson" (1984), "Brewster's Millions" (1985), and the television series "Family Matters" (1989 to 1997), in which she played the role of Estelle 'Mother' Winslow. 

Cause of death: Diabetes
 
Burial:
Cypress Hills Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Section 15
 
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Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
Record added: Mar 26, 2002
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- Ronald Walton
 Added: Apr. 24, 2017
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Mar. 17, 2017

- Yvonne de Boer
 Added: Mar. 17, 2017
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