Born Nellie Paulina Burgin; July 14, 1930 – September 20, 2014
Was an American actress, singer, television host, writer, and entrepreneur.
In 1965, Bergen created the Polly Bergen Company cosmetics line. She also created lines of jewelry and shoe brands, and authored three books on beauty.
Politically active Democrat and feminist.
Aunt to Wendy Riche who was executive producer of ABC Daytime’s General Hospital and the co-creator and executive producer of its spinoff show Port Charles.
Rest in peace Ms. Polly Bergen