| Share
 

Helen Beardsley

Age: 70

mother and author whose book, Who Gets the Drumstick, chronicled the logistical nightmare of raising 20 children. A widow with eight children, she married a widower with 10, and they had two kids together. The book was made into the 1968 film, Yours, Mine, and Ours, which starred Lucille Ball and Henry Fonda. She died of complications from Parkinson's disease.

Died: Healdsburg, Calif., April 26, 2000

Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

Giorgio BassaniA - GLarry Bearnarth

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring
 
Warning: include(Mobile_Detect.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /site/html/template/www.infoplease.com/trailer.php on line 412 Warning: include(): Failed opening 'Mobile_Detect.php' for inclusion (include_path='/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Mail:/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Net_Socket:/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Net_SMTP:.:/site/lib:/site/vendor:/usr/share/pear:/usr/share/php:/site/html') in /site/html/template/www.infoplease.com/trailer.php on line 412