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Is Regina King related to Mabel King?

Personal life. King was born in Los Angeles, California to Thomas and Gloria King. She is the younger sister of actress Regina King. Reina and her sister have similar names: Reina and Regina both mean queen, in Spanish and Latin, respectively.

Also asked, why did Mabel King leave what's happening?

Due to disagreements with the direction the creators wanted to take the series, King left What's Happening!! in 1978 after two seasons. That same year, she reprised the role of Evillene for the 1978 film version of The Wiz.

Also Know, how old was Mabel King when she died? 66 years (1932–1999)

Beside above, what did Mabel King died from?


Who died on what's happening?

Fred Berry, the portly actor best known for his comic turn as "Rerun" on the hit ABC sitcom What's Happening!! in the late 1970s, died in 2003 at the age of 52 in Los Angeles.

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Is Mabel King still alive?

Deceased (1932–1999)

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When did rerun die?

October 21, 2003

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What happened Mabel King?

Mabel King's Tragic Life & Death
King suffered a stroke and had a long battle with diabetes, which eventually led to her having both legs and one arm amputated. After her long fought health battle, she passed away in November 1999.

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How did Fred Berry Really Die?


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What's happening now Dee?

Danielle Spencer (born June 24, 1965) is an American actress and former child star best known for her role as Dee Thomas on the ABC sitcom What's Happening!!, which ran from 1976 to 1979. She would later reprise the role on the series' sequel, What's Happening Now!!

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What's happening cast dead or alive?

Extras & Daily Features
Name Born Died
Ernest Thomas 3/26/1950
Fred Berry 3/13/1951 10/21/2003
Haywood Nelson 3/25/1960
Mabel King 12/25/1932 11/9/1999

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What is happening in Rajasthan?

Ernest Lee Thomas (born March 26, 1949) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Roger "Raj" Thomas on the 1970s ABC sitcom What's Happening!!, and its 1980s syndicated sequel, What's Happening Now!!, and for his recurring role as Mr. Omar on Everybody Hates Chris.

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What happened TV?

What's Happening!! is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from August 5, 1976, to April 28, 1979, premiering as a summer series. From 1985 to 1988, a sequel series titled What's Happening Now!! aired in first-run syndication, with most of the major cast members reprising their roles.

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Who played Mabel?

Kristen Schaal
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Where was what's happening filmed?

Filming Locations of Chicago and Los Angeles: What's Happening.

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Is rerun dead?

Deceased (1951–2003)