“The present without a past has nothing to say for itself.” –Eartha Kitt
the official site:
biographical data: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eartha_Kitt
or the pared down (and perhaps slightly inaccurate) official bio: http://www.earthakitt.com/about.html
or jump to Amazon for any of her biographies: Thursday’s Child (1956), Alone With Me: A New Autobiography (1975), I’m Still Here: Confessions of a Sex Kitten (1991)
online radio show in which Eartha’s daughter, Kitt Shapiro, remembers Mama: http://wnsr.parsons.edu/2011/11/02/she-danced-to-the-music-she-heard-in-her-headremembering-eartha-kitt-with-daughter-kitt-shapiro/
Check out Ms. Kitt and more of our favorite catwomen here.