Fran Warren Dies: 'A Sunday Kind of Love' Big Band Era Singer Was 87 (Video)

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Singer-actress Fran Warren, who was known for the 1947 big band era hit "A Sunday Kind of Love," has died. She was 87.

Warren died March 4 of natural causes at her home in Brookfield, Conn, said Alan Eichler, a spokesman for the star.

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Warren's career spanned more than 50 years with hits that included the Tony Martin duet "I Said My Pajamas (and Put On My Prayers)," the Lisa Kirk duet "Dearie" and "It's Anybody's Heart." Her films roles included "Abbott and Costello Meet Captain Kidd."

She frequently appeared and performed on the talk shows of Johnny Carson, Mike Douglas, Merv Griffin and Steve Allen.

Warren is survived by two daughters, a son-in-law and two nieces.



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