One of the original Mouseketeers dies
Doreen Tracey, a former child star who played one of the original Mouseketeers on The Mickey Mouse Club TV show in the 1950s, has died, according to Disney publicists.
The 74-year-old, who was born in London, died from pneumonia at a hospital in Thousand Oaks, California, following a two-year battle with cancer.
Tracey maintained ties to Disney and showbusiness throughout her life, appearing in the film
and touring with the Mouseketeers.
She later served as a publicist to musician Frank Zappa and worked at Warner Bros.