Kitty O’Neil never heard her fans’ applause. Perhaps she can now. O’Neil, a 5-foot-3, 98-pound thrill seeker who overcame deafness to work as a Hollywood stuntwoman, died of pneumonia on November 2. She was 72.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/12/06/42-years-ago-kitty-oneil-proved-to-be-fast