Recorded August 09th, 1976 - 22 min
Actress who appeared on radio as the Great Gildersleeve’s housekeeper Birdie Lee Coggins during the entire 16-year run of the series. She was born December 14, 1898 and was 77 at the time we met her in her Los Angeles, California home. She was waiting for a call to report to a film studio to appear in a segment of the upcoming television mini-series, “Roots”. She died September 12, 1980 at age 81.
Great Gildersleeve - 11/9/41 - Birdie Quits
Did you enjoy the interview? Listen to Lillian Randolph as "Birdie" on this Great Gildersleeve episode from 11/9/41.