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Psychologist Joyce Brothers Dead At 85

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press
Joyce Brothers in 2002. Via the Associated Press.

Joyce Brothers in 2002. Via the Associated Press.

Popular psychologist, columnist, and television and film personality Joyce Brothers has died. She was 85.

Longtime publicist Sanford Brokaw says Brothers died Monday in New York City.

She was a pioneer of the television advice show.

Her celebrity took off after she entered a television quiz show called "The $64,000 Question." She became the only woman to ever win the show's top prize.

Brothers has died in New York at age 85.


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