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    Wizard of Oz: Last female Munchkin Ruth Duccini dies at 95

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    Tributes are being paid to Ruth Duccini, the last of the original female Munchkins from ‘The Wizard of Oz’, who has died in Las Vegas at the age of 95.

    Four foot tall, she was one of 124 Munchkins in the 1939 screen classic, starring Judy Garland.

    There is now only one survivor remaining, actor Jerry Maren, who is 93.