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Also Known As: Mabel Washington Died: November 9, 1999
Born: December 25, 1932 Cause of Death: complications from diabetes
Birth Place: Charleston, South Carolina, USA Profession: singer, actor

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Filmographyclose complete filmography

CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Dead Men Don't Die (1990) Chafuka
2.
 Scrooged (1988) Gramma
3.
 Jerk, Too, The (1984) Mama Johnson
4.
 Getting Over (1981) Mabel Queen
5.
 Gong Show Movie, The (1980) Mabel
6.
 The Jerk (1979) Mother
7.
 The Wiz (1978) Evillene
8.
 Scott Joplin (1977) Madam Amy
10.
 Ganja and Hess (1973) Queen Of Myrthia
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Milestones close milestones

1975:
Played Evilena, the Wicked Witch in the all-black stage musical "The Wiz"
1976:
Played Mrs. Thomas in the ABC sitcom "What's Happening!"
1979:
Cast as Steve Martin's mother in "The Jerk"

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mother:
Rosalee Washington. Survived her.
sister:
Rose Washington. Survived her.
son:
Larry King. Died in 19965.

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