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Phyllis Diller at Hawaiian Party
Phyllis Diller at Hawaiian Party
377793 03: Comedians Phyllis Diller and Sid Ceaser pose for the photographer at a Hawaiian party September 4, 2000 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Keeler/Hause/Online USA)
Phyllis Diller at Hawaiian Party
Phyllis Diller at Hawaiian Party
377793 02: Comedienne Phyllis Diller wears funny glasses at a Hawaiian party September 4, 2000 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Keeler/Hause/Online USA)
Phyllis Diller and Boyfriend at Hawaiian Party
Phyllis Diller and Boyfriend at Hawaiian Party
377793 04: Comedienne Phyllis Diller accompanies her new boyfriend, Alden Pearce at a Hawaiian party September 4, 2000 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Keeler/Hause/Online USA)
WOMEN IN FILM'S LUCY AWARDS
WOMEN IN FILM'S LUCY AWARDS
Phyllis Diller received a 'Lucy' at Women in Film's 7th Annual Lucy Awards for Innovation in Television at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Ca. 9/8/00. Photo By Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
WOMEN IN FILM'S LUCY AWARDS
WOMEN IN FILM'S LUCY AWARDS
Phyllis Diller received a 'Lucy' at Women in Film's 7th Annual Lucy Awards for Innovation in Television at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Ca. 9/8/00. Photo By Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
Kelsey Grammer And Steven Bochco Honored At Museum Of Television And Radio
Kelsey Grammer And Steven Bochco Honored At Museum Of Television And Radio
378748 20: Actress Phyllis Diller arrives at ''The Museum of Television and Radio's Annual Gala'' where actor Kelsey Grammer Grammer and producer Steven Bochco are honored September 24, 2000 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Chris Weeks/Liaison)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 02: Comedienne Phyllis Diller attends The Friars Club of California, with her son Perry and his wife Julia, where Diller was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 01: Comedienne Phyllis Diller attends The Friars Club of California where she was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 03: Actor Tony Martin accompanies his wife, dancer Cyd Charisse, at The Friars Club of California where comedienne Phyllis Diller was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 05: An emcee holds up a portrait of comedienne Phyllis Diller on stage as Diller looks on at The Friars Club of California January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller was inducted to the Wall of Fame and is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 04: Actor and comedian Red Buttons gives comedienne Phyllis Diller a hug at The Friars Club of California where Diller was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 07: Comedienne Phyllis Diller holds up her portrait painting at The Friars Club of California where she was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 06: Comedienne Phyllis Diller makes a speech at The Friars Club of California where she was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 09: Comedian Milton Berle gives comedienne Phyllis Diller a hug at The Friars Club of California where she was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 08: Comedian Milton Berle enjoys a cigar at The Friars Club of California where comedienne Phyllis Diller was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Inducted Into Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Inducted Into Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 12: Actor George Chakiris, left, poses with comedienne Phyllis Diller January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA at The Friars Club of California where Diller was inducted into the Wall of Fame. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Inducted to Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Inducted to Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 11: Actor George Chakiris arrives at The Friars Club of California for the induction of comedianne Phyllis Diller to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
Phyllis Diller Friars Club Wall Of Fame
384382 10: Actor and comedian Red Buttons gives comedienne Phyllis Diller a kiss on the cheek at The Friars Club of California where she was inducted to the Wall of Fame January 12, 2001 in Beverly Hills, CA. Diller is the first woman to have a portrait in the Friar's Club. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Polly Bergen Performs At Coconut Club
Polly Bergen Performs At Coconut Club
384384 02: Comedienne Phyllis Diller attends a performance by Polly Bergen prior her opening on Broadway in "Follies" January 13, 2001 at Merv Griffin's Coconut Club in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Friars Club Tribute To Jan Murray
Friars Club Tribute To Jan Murray
387663 01: Comedianne Phyllis Diller and a unidentified companion attend the Friars Club tribute to actor/comedian Jan Murray at The Friars Club of California April 6, 2001 in Beverly Hill, CA. The club will unveil Mr. Murray's portrait and commit it to the legendary Friars Club "Wall of Fame." (Photo by Newsmakers)
Polly Bergen Performs At Coconut Club
Polly Bergen Performs At Coconut Club
384384 03: Comedienne Phyllis Diller, right, and unidentified guest attend a performance by Polly Bergen prior her opening on Broadway in "Follies" January 13, 2001 at Merv Griffin's Coconut Club in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Newsmakers)
Ronald Neame 90th Birthday
Ronald Neame 90th Birthday
Phyllis Diller at a reception hosted by BAFTA/LA honoring producer/director Ronald Neame, CBE, on his 90th birthday at the Four Seasons Hotel, Los Angeles, Ca. 4/23/01. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
401862 04: Actress Phyllis Diller attends the check presentation of $1 million dollars donated to the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation by the Bob & Dolores Hope Charitable Foundation March 5, 2002 in Los Angeles, CA. Linda Hope daughter of Bob Hope presented the check to the academy to establish the new ATAS "Hope Comedy Collection." (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
401862 05: Actress Phyllis Diller (R) and Linda Hope attend the check presentation of $1 million dollars donated to the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation by the Bob & Dolores Hope Charitable Foundation March 5, 2002 in Los Angeles, CA. Linda Hope daughter of Bob Hope presented the check to the academy to establish the new ATAS "Hope Comedy Collection." (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
401862 06: Actress Phyllis Diller speaks during the check presentation of $1 million dollars donated to the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation by the Bob & Dolores Hope Charitable Foundation March 5, 2002 in Los Angeles, CA. Linda Hope daughter of Bob Hope presented the check to the academy to establish the new ATAS "Hope Comedy Collection." (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
401862 08: (L to R) Actors Phyllis Diller, Jayne Meadows, Thomas W. Sarnoff chairman of ATAS, Linda Hope, Larry Gelbert and actress Florence Henderson attend the check presentation of $1 million dollars donated to the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation by the Bob & Dolores Hope Charitable Foundation March 5, 2002 in Los Angeles, CA. Linda Hope daughter of Bob Hope presented the check to the academy to establish the new ATAS "Hope Comedy Collection." (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
St. Jude 40th Anniversary Hollywood Gala
St. Jude 40th Anniversary Hollywood Gala
401967 01: Comedian/actress Phyllis Diller and her date attend the 40th Anniversary St. Jude Hollywood Gala honoring Danny Thomas and the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital March 7, 2002 in Beverly Hills, CA. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
Bob and Dolores Hope Give $1 Million Dollars
401862 09: (L to R) Actors Florence Henderson, Jayne Meadows and Phyllis Diller attend the check presentation of $1 million dollars donated to the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation by the Bob & Dolores Hope Charitable Foundation March 5, 2002 in Los Angeles, CA. Linda Hope daughter of Bob Hope presented the check to the academy to establish the new ATAS "Hope Comedy Collection." (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Variety Salutes Army Archerd's 50th Anniversary
Variety Salutes Army Archerd's 50th Anniversary
Tom Selleck and Phyllis Diller at the Beverly Hilton Hotel as "Variety Salutes Army Archerd's 50th Anniversary" in Beverly Hills, Ca. Friday, April 26, 2002. Photo by Kevin Winter/ImageDirect.
Variety Salutes Army Archerd's 50th Anniversary
Variety Salutes Army Archerd's 50th Anniversary
Tom Selleck and Phyllis Diller at the Beverly Hilton Hotel as "Variety Salutes Army Archerd's 50th Anniversary" in Beverly Hills, Ca. Friday, April 26, 2002. Photo by Kevin Winter/ImageDirect.
LA: Petersen Automotive Museum's Annual "Cars And Stars Gala
LA: Petersen Automotive Museum's Annual "Cars And Stars Gala
LOS ANGELES - JUNE 24: Comedian Phyllis Diller arrives at the Petersen Automotive Museum's Annual "Cars And Stars Gala at Peterson's Automotive Museum on June 24, 2004 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyllis Diller
Celebrity Gala Opening For National Tour Of Movin' Out
Celebrity Gala Opening For National Tour Of Movin' Out
HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Comedian Phyllis Diller attends the celebrity gala opening for the national tour of "Movin Out" at the Pantages Theatre, on September 17, 2004 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyllis Diller
LA: Petersen Automotive Museum's Annual "Cars And Stars Gala
LA: Petersen Automotive Museum's Annual "Cars And Stars Gala
LOS ANGELES - JUNE 24: Comedian Phyllis Diller arrives at the Petersen Automotive Museum's Annual "Cars And Stars Gala at Peterson's Automotive Museum on June 24, 2004 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyllis Diller
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13: Comedienne Phyllis Diller pose for cameras at the screening of The Aristrocrats during Cinevegas 2005, at the Palms Casino on June 13, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Bryan Haraway/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyllis Diller
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13: Comedienne Phyllis Diller pose for cameras at the screening of The Aristrocrats during Cinevegas 2005, at the Palms Casino on June 13, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Bryan Haraway/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyllis Diller
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13: Comedienne Phyllis Diller pose for cameras at the screening of The Aristrocrats during Cinevegas 2005, at the Palms Casino on June 13, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Bryan Haraway/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyllis Diller
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13: Singer Phyullis McGuire and Comedienne Phyllis Diller pose for cameras at the screening of The Aristrocrats during Cinevegas 2005, at the Palms Casino on June 13, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Bryan Haraway/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyullis McGuire;Phyllis Diller
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13: Singer Phyullis McGuire and Comedienne Phyllis Diller pose for cameras at the screening of The Aristrocrats during Cinevegas 2005, at the Palms Casino on June 13, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Bryan Haraway/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyullis McGuire;Phyllis Diller
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
CineVegas-Screening of The Aristocrats
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 13: Singer Phyullis McGuire and Comedienne Phyllis Diller pose for cameras at the screening of The Aristrocrats during Cinevegas 2005, at the Palms Casino on June 13, 2005 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Bryan Haraway/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Phyullis McGuire;Phyllis Diller
The House Ear Institute Benefit
The House Ear Institute Benefit
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 9: EXCLUSIVE Phyllis Diller at the House Ear Institute Benefit on May 9, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John M. Heller/Getty Images)
The House Ear Institute Benefit
The House Ear Institute Benefit
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 9: EXCLUSIVE Phyllis Diller at the House Ear Institute Benefit on May 9, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John M. Heller/Getty Images)
The House Ear Institute Benefit
The House Ear Institute Benefit
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 9: EXCLUSIVE Phyllis Diller at the House Ear Institute Benefit on May 9, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John M. Heller/Getty Images)
The House Ear Institute Benefit
The House Ear Institute Benefit
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 9: EXCLUSIVE Phyllis Diller at the House Ear Institute Benefit on May 9, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John M. Heller/Getty Images)
The House Ear Institute Benefit
The House Ear Institute Benefit
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 9: EXCLUSIVE Phyllis Diller at the House Ear Institute Benefit on May 9, 2006 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by John M. Heller/Getty Images)
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 06: Comedian Phyllis Diller attends "From Stand-up to Sitcom" presented by the Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre on October 6, 2008 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images)
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 06: Comedian Phyllis Diller attends "From Stand-up to Sitcom" presented by the Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre on October 6, 2008 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images)
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 06: Comedian Phyllis Diller attends "From Stand-up to Sitcom" presented by the Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre on October 6, 2008 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images)
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 06: Comedian Phyllis Diller attends "From Stand-up to Sitcom" presented by the Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre on October 6, 2008 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images)
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences Presents "From Stand-Up To Sitcom"
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 06: Comedian Phyllis Diller attends "From Stand-up to Sitcom" presented by the Academy Of Television Arts & Sciences at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre on October 6, 2008 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images)
9th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball - Arrivals
9th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball - Arrivals
<> on June 5, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.
9th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball - Arrivals
9th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball - Arrivals
<> on June 5, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.
9th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball - Arrivals
9th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball - Arrivals
<> on June 5, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
<> on August 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
<> on August 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
<> on August 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
<> on August 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
<> on August 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
Zsa Zsa Gabor & Prince Frederic von Anhalt Celebrate Their 25th Wedding Anniversary
<> on August 14, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.
A mask from the play "Lion King" is seen
A mask from the play "Lion King" is seen
A mask from the play "Lion King" is seen as Dwight Bowers, Curator of Division of Culture and the Arts, looks at a collection of thousands of jokes once belonging to Phyllis Diller in the vaults at the Smithsonian's American History Museum July 27, 2012 in Washington, DC. The mask is stored onsite at the American History Museum on the National Mall with other objects of significance that are not on display. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)
A catalog of jokes once belonging to Phy
A catalog of jokes once belonging to Phy
A catalog of jokes once belonging to Phyllis Diller is seen in the vaults at the Smithsonian's American History Museum July 27, 2012 in Washington, DC. The catalog is stored onsite at the American History Museum on the National Mall with other objects of significance that are not on display. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)
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