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Phyllis Diller is seen in this undated Newsday (Credit: Newsday/ Colin Dangaard)

Phyllis Diller is seen in this undated Newsday photo.

Phyllis Diller through the years

Photos of Phyllis Diller throughout her career. Diller has died at age 95 in Los Angeles. (Aug. 20, 2012)

Comedian Phyllis Diller performs in character in this
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Comedian Phyllis Diller performs in character in this undated photo.

Comedian Phyllis Diller gets a lift from emcee
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Comedian Phyllis Diller gets a lift from emcee Buddy Hackett prior to the celebrity stag luncheon roast at the New York Friars Club in Manhattan. (Oct. 9, 1985)

Phyllis Diller performs during the Bob Hope show
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Phyllis Diller performs during the Bob Hope show for American troops at Can Ranh Bay, South Vietnam. (Jan. 6, 1967)

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Phyllis Diller laughs in the Hollywood section of
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Phyllis Diller laughs in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. (May 17, 1999)

Emmy-award winning game show host, Alex Trebek greets
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Emmy-award winning game show host, Alex Trebek greets actress and comedian Phyllis Diller before receiving his newly-dedicated star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. (May 17, 1999)

Actress Phyllis Diller attends the premiere of the
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Actress Phyllis Diller attends the premiere of the MGM film "De-Lovely" at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills, Calif. (June 11, 2004)

Actress Phyllis Diller poses at the Bob Hope
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Actress Phyllis Diller poses at the Bob Hope Airport dedication ceremony, in front of the airport terminal of the former Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport in Burbank, Calif. (Dec. 17 2003)

Actress Phyllis Diller attends the 9th Annual Butterfly
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Actress Phyllis Diller attends the 9th Annual Butterfly Ball in Los Angeles. (June 5, 2010)

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Celebrities and dignitaries pose with a special plaque
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Celebrities and dignitaries pose with a special plaque naming entertainer Bob Hope. They are, from left, Hope's daughter Linda Hope, comedian Dennis Miller, actress Eva Marie Saint, comedian Phyllis Diller, Honorary Mayor of Hollywood Johnny Grant,comedian Kelsey Grammer and producer A.C. Lyles. (April, 15, 2003)

Comedian Phyllis Diller arrives at the Petersen Automotive
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Comedian Phyllis Diller arrives at the Petersen Automotive Museum's Annual "Cars And Stars Gala at Peterson's Automotive Museum in Los Angeles. (June 24, 2004)

Comedian Phyllis Diller, the housewife turned humorist who
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Comedian Phyllis Diller, the housewife turned humorist who aimed some of her sharpest barbs at herself, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at age 95 in Los Angeles. Newsday's obituary for Phyllis Diller

In this in this file photo, comedian Phyllis
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In this in this file photo, comedian Phyllis Diller models one of her 300 hats in Hollywood, Calif. (March 18, 1966)

Comedian Phyllis Diller appears in character in the
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Comedian Phyllis Diller appears in character in the ABC-TV comedy series "The Pruitts of Southampton." (May 20, 1966)

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Singer Gloria Estefan, left, performer Phyllis Diller, right
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Singer Gloria Estefan, left, performer Phyllis Diller, right and Lois Pope, chairman of Leaders in Furthering Education (LIFE) gather around Ralph "Chad" Colley of Arkansas during a gala in downtown Washington. (Nov. 11, 1997)

Legendary stand-up comic and actress, Phyllis Diller, gives
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Legendary stand-up comic and actress, Phyllis Diller, gives her trademark look as she holds a Lucy Award, during a photo oppotunity before the Women in Film, 7th Annual Lucy Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Sept 8, 2000)

Phyllis Diller is shown in in Los Angeles,
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Phyllis Diller is shown in in Los Angeles, Calif. (Oct 31, 2000)

Phyllis Diller poses for the camera in this
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Phyllis Diller poses for the camera in this undated headshot.

Phyllis Diller is seen in this undated Newsday
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Phyllis Diller is seen in this undated Newsday photo.

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Jay Leno reacts to Phyllis Diller during her
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Jay Leno reacts to Phyllis Diller during her appearance on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" on April 28, 1997.

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Phyllis Diller, in a multi-patterned coat, inspects the
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Phyllis Diller, in a multi-patterned coat, inspects the "staff" in a scene from "The Pruitts of Southampton." Miss Diller stars as Phyllis Pruitt, mistress of an old-line Long Island family that has no money, in ABC-TV's comedy series which will aired on Tuesdays in the fall of 1966. (May 20, 1966)

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