She was born in Whether God-given or Clairol-tinted, all Hollywood blondes are not created equal. Marilyn Monroe was the alpha goddess, while Grace Kelly was the class act. But existing on a more approachable perch was Doris Day. Her brand of beauty came sprinkled with freckles. She was one of us and we loved her for it.
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She was only 16, but Doris Kappelhoff didn't mince her words when trombonist Al Jorden asked her to accompany him to the cinema. Her mother, Alma, agreed. She didn't like the surly Jorden one bit. And those musicians were unreliable. And what if it interfered with her career? Jorden lived locally in Evanstown, Cincinnati, where Doris had been born, and played in the same band as her.
Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)
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In the book, she talks candidly about Hudson, her beloved friend and how heartbroken she was when he died. Doris Day gave a rare interview about her beloved friend Rock Hudson decades after she left Hollywood behind in The New York Times reported Hudson was the first major public figure to openly acknowledge that he was suffering from the incurable disease.