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Lillian Roth

Lillian Roth

While Lillian Roth’s career as an actress and musician was derailed by her alcoholism and mental illness, the painful story of her life made her autobiography an international bestseller.

Birth of “I’ll Cry Tomorrow” author Lillian Roth

December 13, 1910

Birth of “I’ll Cry Tomorrow” author Lillian Roth

Lillian Roth

Lillian Roth, singer-actor whose career met with early success but was eventually sidetracked by alcoholism and mental illness, was born in Boston on December 13, 1910.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Lillian Roth." (Viewed on November 27, 2014) <http://jwa.org/taxonomy/term/10000>.

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