Doris Day dies aged 97

Doris Day has died aged 97.

The Doris Day Animal Foundation confirmed that the Hollywood actress died at her home in Camel Valley in California.

The star was known for her dozens of film appearances, including in the musical Calamity Jane and Pillow Talk.

Day had been very private after retiring from acting, appearing to accept the Cecille B DeMille award at the Golden Globes in 1989 and doing her last TV interview five years later.