|This article is written from the Real World perspective|
|Born|| Eddi-Rue McClanahan|
February 21, 1934
|Died|| June 3, 2010 (age 66)|
New York City, New York
|Characters played||Anastasia Hardy|
She is best remembered as Blanche Devereaux on The Golden Girls and The Golden Palace as well as Aunt Fran on Mama's Family.
Other notable works include The Aquanauts, The Pursuit of Happiness, All in the Family, Blade, Mannix, Apple Pie, Maude, Apple Pie, Lou Grant, Trapper John, M.D., Fantasy Island, Newhart, The Love Boat, Murder, She Wrote, Boy Meets World, Murphy Brown, Starship Troopers, Columbo, Safe Harbor, Touched by an Angel, King of the Hill, Sordid Lives: The Series, Law & Order, and Meet the Browns.