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She was born on August 30, 1946, in New York City, New York, USA. Her father’s name was Harold Lipton and her mother’s name was Rita Hetty Benson Lipton. Her mother was an artist whereas her father was a former corporate lawyer.She grew up with two brothers: Kenneth and Robert(actor).She began her career at the age of 15 joining the Ford Agency.In 1964, she signed a contract with Universal Pictures and made her television debut on the NBC sitcom ‘The John Forsythe Show’ in 1965.Her singles ‘Stoney End’, ‘Lu’, and ‘Carry Your Love Like Heaven’ landed on the Billboard charts. She returned to acting in 1988 and had appeared as Norma Jennings in the TV series ‘Twin Peaks’ from 1990 to 1991.In addition, she was listed as one of several co-writers of the Frank Sinatra 1984 hit “L. Similarly, she portrayed the recurring roles in ‘Crash’ and ‘Popular’.She reprised the role of Norma Jennings in the revival of ‘Twin Peaks’ in 2017.She won Golden Globe Award in the category Best TV Actress-Drama for ‘The Mod Squad’ in 1971, nominated for Soap Opera Digest Award in the category Outstanding Supporting Actress: Prime Time for ‘Twin Peaks’ in 1991, nominated for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Series for ‘The Mod Squad’ from 1969 to 1972.
After that, she enrolled for higher education at San Fernando Valley State Colege, Northridge, California, USA.After she and her family moved to Los Angeles, Lipton rocketed to fame with a starring role on the ABC show “The Mod Squad” playing Julia Barnes, one of three undercover cops with attitude and hipness of the hippie era.Lipton’s character Barnes became a cultural touchstone with her long blonde hair and mini skirts and she won a Golden Globe in 1970 for Best Actress in a TV drama. Later she was also known for playing Norma Jennings in Mark Frost and David Lynch’s surreal show “Twin Peaks.” Lipton reprised her role in the 2017 revival of “Twin Peaks.” That year she also appeared in an episode of “Angie Tribeca,” playing the mother of the title character played by her daughter, Rashida.Peggy Lipton, star of the iconic TV series “The Mod Squad” and part of the ensemble cast of “Twin Peaks,” has died at age 72, her daughters Rashida and Kidada Jones told the Los Angeles Times on Saturday.“She made her journey peacefully with her daughters and nieces by her side,” Lipton’s daughters said in a statement to The Times.