McDonald 1960 - 1964 divorced 1 child Children Kitt McDonald Parents Annie Mae Keith Mamie Kitt Relatives Justin Shapiro grandchild Rachel Shapiro grandchild Trade Mark 1 In 1968, she suffered a substantial professional setback after she made anti-war statements during a White House luncheon.
An out-of-wedlock child, Eartha Kitt was born in the cotton fields of South Carolina.
The English lyrics were written by in 1949 but Eartha Kitt sings the song in French.
Kitt had an enduring international career that spanned theatre, cabaret, television and the recording industry.
She took over the role of Catwoman for the third and final season of the television series 1966 , replacing.
However, by the 1950s, she had sung and danced her way out of poverty and into the spotlight: performing with the Dance Troupe on a European tour, soloing at a Paris nightclub and becoming the toast of the Continent.