Legendary Comedian Rose Marie: Vaudeville’s Baby Rose Marie, The Chicago Mob, Nightclubs, The Early Days of Vegas, ‘Dick Van Dyke Show’, ‘Hollywood Squares’

PHOTO: Dick Van Dyke, Rose Marie, Carl Reiner. Courtesy of Calvada Productions

Rose Marie died December 28, 2017, at age 94. We are reposting Dave Plier’s May visit with her in her memory.

Legendary comedian and actress Rose Marie joins Dave Plier to talk about her nine-decade long career from here earliest days in vaudeville as the first world renowned child actress, performing for Al Capone and the Chicago mob, nightclubs, opening ’The Flamingo Hotel’ in Vegas, playing Sally Rogers on ‘The Dick Van Dyke Show’, ‘Hollywood Squares’, Broadway and the movies.

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