Joyce Brothers

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Joyce Brothers
Photo Credit: crown022002
Age: 84 (age at death)
Died: 13 May, 2013, Place of Death
Height: 5' (152 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Hollywood Squares

Joyce Diane Brothers (née Bauer; October 20, 1927 – May 13, 2013) was an American psychologist, television personality and columnist, who wrote a daily newspaper advice column from 1960 to 2013. In 1955, she became the only woman ever to win the top prize on the American game show The $64,000 Question, answering questions on the topic of boxing, which was suggested as a stunt by the show's producers. In 1958, she presented a television show on which she dispensed psychological advice, pioneering the field. She wrote a column for Good Housekeeping for almost forty years and became, according to The Washington Post, the "face of American psychology". Brothers appeared in dozens of television roles, usually as herself, but from the 1970s onward she accepted roles portraying fictional characters, often self-parodies. Wikipedia

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From this profile you will find 19 photos, 18 quotes, 49 lists, 1 award, 1 pictorial, 202 film credits, 2 news stories, 1 relationship, and key facts about Joyce Brothers!

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Joyce Brothers is a member of the following lists: Living people, American television personalities, Cornell University alumni, People from Queens, Jewish American writers, Writers from New York, Columbia University alumni, 1927 births, American women writers and Contestants on American game shows.

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Filmography

202 Credits »
1998 Elvis Is Alive! I Swear I Saw Him Eating Ding Dongs Outside the Piggly Wiggly's -
1998 Felicity Judge
1997 Mike Hammer, Private Eye Dr. Simmons
1997 Perversions of Science Therapist Bethany Wolf
1997 Police Academy: The Series Dr. Joyce Brothers
1996 Spy Hard Steele's Tag Team Member
1995 JAG Senator Deidre Kerner
1993 Loaded Weapon 1 Coroner
1993 The Day My Parents Ran Away Dr. Antonia Missermaster
1993 Diagnosis Murder Dr. Hazeltine, Dr. Joyce Brothers
1993 Frasier Dr. Joyce Brothers

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No matter how love-sick a woman is, she shouldn't take the first pill that comes along.

Awards

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Nominated for 1 Award

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Lists

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