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Singer Karen Carpenter died 30 years ago this hour (1983)


Video: 'Close to You: Remembering the Carpenters (1997) - Karen Carpenter (March 2, 1950 - February 4, 1983)' (Feb. 4, 1983, at 4:47)

(Friday, February 4, 1983, 9:51 a.m. PST) — Singer and drummer Karen Carpenter, who blended her silky voice with her brother Richard to record more than two dozen hits as The Carpenters, died today of an apparent heart attack. She was 32. Continue reading Singer Karen Carpenter died 30 years ago this hour (1983)