Talk:Doris Day

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Date of birth[edit]

Surely time now to delete "or 1924" in the intro? A biography that cites census records seems pretty definitive to me. Does anyone object? Moonraker (talk) 17:20, 16 April 2016 (UTC)

  • Yes, I object. This has been discussed repeatedly (see the threads on the archived talk page). It is not appropriate for our article to make a decision about the sources in Wikipedia's voice when there are numerous reliable sources on both sides. We can argue back and forth about what we think but when the subject herself continues to maintain the later date, supported by numerous reliable sources, it's not appropriate for us to disregard what she and they say. Better to report the disagreement among the sources accurately. --Arxiloxos (talk) 18:14, 16 April 2016 (UTC)