Doris Eaton Travis



Age: 106


Summary: last surviving showgirl of the legendary Ziegfeld Follies chorus girls who wore elaborate costumes for the series of lavish Broadway theatrical productions in the early 1900's, in which the Ziegfeld Girls floated across grand Broadway stages while beneath towering headdresses, often to the tune that Irving Berlin wrote just for them: "A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody."



Cause of Death: Aneurysm


Born: March 14, 1904


Died: May 11, 2010


Location: Commerce, Michigan