Mary Tyler Moore

Mary Tyler Moore Has Died At The Age of 80

The golden girl of early television comedy, an award winning actress and an advocate for the rights of animals and awareness of illnesses, Mary Tyler Moore lived a truly profound life. It was announced today that the Hollywood icon has died at the age of eighty. Moore’s representative, Mara Buxbaum gave an official statement announcing the star’s passing, but gave no further information about the cause. Some have speculated that the cause was the Type 1 diabetes, or complications resulting from it, with which she had struggled since the age of 33, as it had a significant negative impact on her health in the past few years. (more…)