- This article is about the guest star. For the character, see Eartha Kitt (character).
Eartha Kitt (January 17, 1927 – December 25, 2008) was a stand-up comedienne, actress, singer, voice artist, and comedienne.
Before her death, Kitt recorded a role for The Simpsons as herself where she complained about being married to Krusty the Clown. That recording was used almost a year after her death in "Once Upon a Time in Springfield," counting as a posthumous roll.
In addition to The Simpsons, her most notable voice role was Yzma in The Emperor's New Groove.
Kitt's trademark was her cat purr.
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