Carrie Nye

 

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: stage, screen, and television actress considered as a fixture at the Williamstown Theater Festival in Massachusetts who was known for her dry wit and Mississippi drawl that inevitably inspired comparisons with the late stage veteran Tallulah Bankhead, and who was the wife (since 1964) of talk-show host Dick Cavett.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: October 14, 1936

 

Died: July 14, 2006

 

Location: New York City, New York