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Vinnette Carroll

Age: 80

actress, director, and playwright who was the first African-American woman to direct a Broadway show—the musical revue Don't Bother Me I Can't Cope. Her other credits include Your Arms Are Too Short to Box with God.

Died: Fort Lauderhill, Fla., Nov. 5, 2002

C. James CarricoA - FDaniel Case III