Mary Tyler Moore passed away Jan. 25 from a heart attack and complications with pneumonia. She was known for her roles in “The Dick Van Dyke Show" and “The Mary Tyler Moore Show" in the 1960s and 1970s respectively.
Moore won six Emmy Awards for her role as Mary Richards in "The Mary Tyler Moore Show." Her portrayal as an independent, single woman working as a television news producer was seen as a role model to young women in the 1970s.
She also received an Oscar nomination for her role in Robert Redford’s “Ordinary People” (1980).
— Ricky Miller