Notable Deaths on June 26 | Fashion icon Liz Claiborne, 'I Love Lucy' actress Doris Singleton, screenwriter and author Nora Ephron, gold medal-winning swimmer Ann Curtis, and jazz trumpeter Clifford Brown all died on this day in history.
Doris Singleton (center) who recurred on I Love Lucy as Lucy Ricardo’s friend Carolyn Appleby, died Tuesday June, 26 at the age of 92 in Los Angeles. “A day of saying hasta luego to two great ladies, Nora Ephron and Doris Singleton. May they both fly swiftly heavenward and enjoy a blissful rest for jobs well done down here. They were loved and appreciated and will be missed.”- Lucie Arnaz (Daughter of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz)